A rectangle with a length of x - 4 and a width of 8 has a perimeter of 34.
What is the value of x?

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A rectangle with a length of x - 4 and a width of 8 has a perimeter of 34. Then 2(x - 4) + 2(8) = 34

2x - 8 + 16 = 34

2x + 8 = 34

2x = 34 - 8 = 26

x = 13

2x - 8 + 16 = 34

2x + 8 = 34

2x = 34 - 8 = 26

x = 13

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