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A flower bed is in the shape of a triangle with one side twice the length of the shortest? side, and the third side is 1616 feet more than the length of the shortest side. find the dimensions if the perimeter is 184 feet.

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lilchop06

assuming the 3rd side is actually 16 feet longer, not 1616 feet let short side = x2nd side will be 2x3rd side will be x+16x+2x+x=16 = 1814x+16 =1814x = 165x=41.252x= 82.5x+16 = 57.25 41.25+82.5+57.25 = 181

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