## College Algebra (11th Edition)

$L=14ft, W=8ft$
Make an equation of the problem. $2w+2(6+w)=44$ Simplify. $2w+2w+12=44$ Combine like terms. $4w=32$ Solve for $w$, the width of the shed. $w=8$ Equation for the length of the shed. $L+6+w$ Put the width in and find the length. $L=14$