1. 
A rectangle and a square have the same area. The length of the rectangle is fortyeight inches more than two times its width. The length of a side of the square is fortyeight inches. The side of the square is seventytwo inches less than five times the width of the rectangle. What are the dimensions of the rectangle?


2. 
A rectangle, whose perimeter is one hundred seventysix feet, has a length that is six feet longer than its width. What is the area of the rectangle?

