# SOLUTION: The area of a rectangle is 234 square feet. If the perimeter is 62 feet find the length o the rectangle

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Rectangles Question 232109: The area of a rectangle is 234 square feet. If the perimeter is 62 feet find the length o the rectangleAnswer by checkley77(12569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!2L+2W=62 2L=62-2W L=(62-2W)/2 L=31-W LW=234 (31-W)W=234 31W-W^2-234=0 -W^2+31W-234=0 W^2-31W+234=0 (W-18)(W-13)=0 W-18=0 W=18 ANS L=13 ANS. W-13=0 W=13 ANS L=18 ANS. PROOF: 2*18+2*13=62 36+39=62 62=62 13*18=234 234=234