# SOLUTION: The perimeter of a square is three times the perimeter of a regular hexagon. The length of a side of the square is 2 inches more than four times the length of a side of the hexagon

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 Question 124534: The perimeter of a square is three times the perimeter of a regular hexagon. The length of a side of the square is 2 inches more than four times the length of a side of the hexagon. What is the perimeter of the square and hexagon?Answer by scott8148(6628)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!let x="perimeter of square", and y="perimeter of hexagon" "The perimeter of a square is three times the perimeter of a regular hexagon" __ x=3y "The length of a side of the square is 2 inches more than four times the length of a side of the hexagon" __ x/4=2+4(y/6) substituting __ 3y/4=2+4(y/6) multiplying by 12 __ 9y=24+8y