A pool measuring 12 meters by 18 meters is surrounded by a path of uniform width, as shown in the figure. If the area of

the pool and the path combined is 1216 square meters, what is the width of the path?

A pool measuring 12 meters by 18 meters is surrounded by a path of uniform width, as shown in the figure. If the area of

the pool and the path combined is 1216 square meters, what is the width of the path?