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8-118.

Molly is raising cows. She has a pasture for them that is

What is the length of the other side of the pasture?

Draw a diagram to help you visualize the problem.

Remember the formula to find area:

Area = base · heightSubstitute the values into the equation and solve for the missing variable.

The other side of the pasture is

miles long. How much fencing will she need to go around the pasture?

Now that you know the lengths of all

sides of the pasture, find the perimeter.