# SOLUTION: how do i create a rectangle with two sides that are each longer than 9 centimeters, and whose area is 16 square centimeters?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Rectangles Question 99721: how do i create a rectangle with two sides that are each longer than 9 centimeters, and whose area is 16 square centimeters?Answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15638)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!create a rectangle with two sides that are each longer than 9 centimeters, and whose area is 16 square centimeters? : Let the length be 9 cm, let the width be x : The area: 9 * x = 16 If the length is greater than 9 the width has to be: x < 16/9 : x < 1.777778 : Check 16/ 1.777777 = 9.000004, slightly greater than 9 : Did this help?