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The area of a rectangle is 24,396 square centimeters. If the width is 38 centimeters, what is the length? How do you know? Homework Help ✎

The formula for the area of a rectangle is at right.

Fill in the known values.

Solve.

$\text{Area} = \text{Length} \cdot \text{Width}$

$24396\text{ cm}^2 = \text{ Length }\cdot 38\text{ cm}$

642 cm = Length