SOLUTION: The length and width of a rectangle have ratio 2 is to 3.The perimeter is 20cm.Find the length and the width.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Angles Question 365454: The length and width of a rectangle have ratio 2 is to 3.The perimeter is 20cm.Find the length and the width.Answer by ewatrrr(10682)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!``` Hi, l/w = 2/3 l = (2/3)w question states 20cm = w + w + (2/3)w + (2/3)w solve for width 20cm =10/3 w 6cm = width, length then is 4cm checking our answer 2*6cm + 2*4cm = 12cm + 8cm = 20cm ```