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 Question 191852: The perimeter of a college basketball court is 108 meters abd the lenght is twice as long as the width. What are the lenght and width>Answer by RAY100(1637)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!per = 2L+2w but L=2w and per = 108 subst 108= 2(2w) + 2w = 6w divide both sides by 6 18=w L=2w =2*18 = 36 check 108=2(18)+2(36)= 108 ok