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    Area of a Rectangle

    The length of the table is 8 feet. The width of the dining table is one less than one-half of its length. What is the area of the dining room table?
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    Re: Area of a Rectangle

    its simple
    l=8ft
    b=1/2*8-1=3ft
    area=l*b
    =8*3
    =24
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