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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear-equations Question 374517: Can someone help I do not understand problem? The perimeter of a rectangle is 24m. The length is 3 m more than twice the width. Find the dimensions. What is the length___M?Answer by checkley79(3039)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!P=2L+2W L=2W+3 42=2(2W+3)+2W 42=4W+6+2W 42=6W+6 6W=42-6 6W=36 W=36/6 W=6 ANS. FOR THE WIDTH. L=2*6+3 L=12+3=15 ANS. FOR THE LENGTH. PROOF: 42=2*15+2*6 42=30+12 42=42