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 Question 44265: Can someone help me on this problem? What is the perimeter of a rectangle if the length is 5/9 in. and the width is 2/9 in? Thanks, sher Click here to see answer by fractalier(2101)

 Question 44499: SUPPOSE THAT THE PERIMETER OF A SQUARE EQUALS THE PERIMETER OF A RECTANGLE. THE WIDTH OF THE RECTANGLE IS 9 INCHES LESS THAN TWICE THE SIDE OF THE SQUARE AND THE LENGTH OF THE RECTANGLE IS 3 INCHES LESS THAN TWICE THE SIDE OF THE SQUARE. FIND THE DIMINSIONS OF THE SQUARE AND THE RECTANGLE. Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 44793: Swimming space. The length of a rectangular swimming pool is 2x – 1 meters, and the width is x + 2 meters. Write a polynomial that represents the area. Find the area if x is 5 meters. Click here to see answer by OHtutor(16)

 Question 44792: Perimeter of a rectangle. The width of a rectangular playground is 2x – 5 ft., and the length is 3x + 9 ft. Write a polynomial P(x) that represents the perimeter and then evaluate this perimeter polynomial if x is 4 ft. Click here to see answer by bcpm36(2)

 Question 46223: Can someone help me?!?! How can I find the dimensions of a rectangular box with a width three times the height, the length is 6 inches more than the height, and the volume is 15 cubic inches? Thank You!! Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 46584: The length of a rectangle is 2 in. more than twice its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 34in., find the dimensions of the rectangle. Click here to see answer by Nate(3500)

 Question 46928: Find the area of a rectangle if three of its corners are (-0.1,-3.4), (-7.9,-3.4), and (-0.1,6.8). Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 46952: The length of a rectangle is 2feet less than 3times its width . Find the length and width if the area of the garden is 21 square feet Click here to see answer by aaaaaaaa(138)

 Question 47623: find x when the legnth is x+7 and the width is x-2 and the area equals 215 Click here to see answer by Nate(3500)

 Question 47741: Geometry. The length of a rectangle is 1 cm longer than its width. If the diagonal of the rectangle is 4 cm, what are the dimensions (the length and the width) of the rectangle? Thank You! Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 47769: I do not have the book but I print out the chapters because I do on-line schooling. The book is Beginning Algebra section 1.6 question 56. A rectangle has sides of 8x+9, 4x-9, and 5x+6. Find the expression that represents its perimeter. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57307)

 Question 47837: Geometry. The length of a rectangle is 1 cm longer than its width. If the diagonal of the rectangle is 4 cm, what are the dimensions (the length and the width) of the rectangle? Thanks! Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 47946: The length of a rectangel is 3 cm more than 2 times its width. If the area of the rectangle is 99 cm^2, find the dimensions of the rectangle to the nearest hundredth. Thanks Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 48740: the length of a rectangle is 2 in. more than twice its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 34 in., find the dimensions of the rectangle. I have NO Clues how to do this any help please Click here to see answer by Nate(3500)

 Question 48758: perimeter is 38' sides: 15 -2x length x +7 What are the dimensions Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 49932: The perimeter of a rectangular backyard is 6x + 6 yards. If the width is x yards, find a binomial that represents the length. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57307)

 Question 50272: Find the dimensions of a retangle whose permeter is 26 meters and whose area is 40 square meters. Click here to see answer by Nate(3500)

 Question 50198: Find the minimum perimeter of a rectangle whose area is 169 square meters. I know the answer is 52 meters, but I don't know how they got the answer. Click here to see answer by Paul(988)

 Question 50301: The length of a rectangle is 2 inches more than twice its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 34 inches , find the dimensions of the rectangle. Please help solve. This is what i got. I do not think I did it correctly. 2X+2(2X+2)=34 OR 2X+4X+4=34 OR 6X=30 OR X=30/6 OR X=5 Click here to see answer by tutorcecilia(2152)

 Question 51193: If you have a rectangle thats 30 inches high and 40 inches wide. What is the diagonal measurement Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 51427: ISBN-0618372628 fIND THE AREA OF A RECTANGLE WITH ONE SIDE 3.1 FEET AND THE OTHER SIDE 11.3 FEET. Click here to see answer by rchill(405)

 Question 51428: Determine the perimeter and the area of a rectangle with a length of 12.1 m and a width of 7.3m. isbn: 0618372628 Click here to see answer by rchill(405)

 Question 51829: if you know the perimenter and length of the rectangle then how do you find the area and the width ? Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 52356: A rectangular rug has the length of 12 feet and a diagonal of 20 feet. What is the perimeter of the rug? Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 52355: A rectangular rug has the length of 12 feet and a diagonal of 20 feet. What is the perimeter of the rug? Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 53904: The length of a rectangle is 2 km less than 3 times the width. If the perimeter is 68 km, what is the lenght of the rectangle Click here to see answer by funmath(2925)

 Question 53900: find the area of a rectangle whose perimeter is 64 meters and whose length is 4 meters longer than its width the length of rectangle is 21 feet longer than it is wide find the dimensions of the rectangle if its perimter is 90 feet Click here to see answer by gsmani_iyer(180)
 Question 53900: find the area of a rectangle whose perimeter is 64 meters and whose length is 4 meters longer than its width the length of rectangle is 21 feet longer than it is wide find the dimensions of the rectangle if its perimter is 90 feet Click here to see answer by funmath(2925)

 Question 54049: Geometry. The length of a rectangular playing field is 5 ft less than twice its width. If the perimeter of the playing field is 230 ft, find the length and width of the field. Please help.. Thank you! Click here to see answer by anjulasahay(30)

 Question 54536: Word problem; The area of a rectangle of length x is given by 3x^2+5x. Find the width of the rectangle. Click here to see answer by Nate(3500)

 Question 56362: The length of a rectangle is 2cm more tham twice its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 52cm find the dimensions of the rectangle Click here to see answer by Cintchr(481)

 Question 56459: a track is in the shape of a rectangle and two semicircles . the ractangle is 4 yards by 10 yards to the nearest yard what is the perimeter if the track Click here to see answer by funmath(2925)

 Question 56458: a track is in the shape of a rectangle and two semicircles . the ractangle is 4 yards by 10 yards to the nearest yard what is the perimeter if the rack Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15649)

 Question 56952: A rectangle surmounted by an equilateral triangle. If the height of the rectangle is 3 meters less than a side of the triangle, and the perimeter of the figure is 34 meters, determine the length of a side of the triangle. Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15649)

 Question 56957: The figure shows the cross section of a house consisting of a square surmounted by an isosceles triangle. If the combined area of the square and the triangle is 1020 square feet, find the height of the triangle. one side of the triangle is 17 feet. Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15649)

 Question 57976: 60. Rectangular stage. One side of a rectangular stage is 2 meters longer than the other. If the diagonal is 10 meters, when what are the lengths of the sides. X + 2m Let x be the length of one side.Therefore the other side's length is x+2. Given diagonal=10m.Therefore 10^2=x^2+(x+2)^2 100=2x^2+4x+4 2x^2+4x-96=0 x^2+2x-48=0 (x-6)(x+8)=0 x-6=0,x+8=0 x=6,x=-8 x=-8 is absurd.Therefore x=6 hence the lengths are 6m & 8m Click here to see answer by jaya_rohith1@yahoo.com(33)

 Question 57978: Please help me. I do part of the equation and then I am just lost. A rectangular garden is to be surrounded by a walkway of constant width. The garden's dimensions are 30 ft by 40 ft. The total area, garden plus walkway, is to be 1800 ft2. What must be the width of the walkway to the nearest thousandth? I have done (40+2x)(30+2x)=1800ft^2 1200+80x+60x+4x^2=1800ft^2 4x^2+140x-1284 = 0(Ugh) 2x^2+70x-642=0 x=-70+/-sqrt70^2-4(2)(642)/2(2) Am I right so far? Now I don't understand what comes next. Please help Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15649)

 Question 58134: Can someone help me on this problem? I need to solve the following problem and show the equation used for the solution: The length of a rectangle is 2 in. more than twice its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 34 in., i need to find the dimensions of the rectangle. Thanks so much, Lyn Click here to see answer by hayek(51)

 Question 60024: i used 140m of wire to make a fence. Prove that x = 10 If i had a rectangle with a height of x a width of x and a length of x + 5 Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 60671: Hi, I am a distance education student and new to geometry. I do not get it. Every other math sight I have found only tell you the answer but not how they got it. Thanks, Lee Ann Problem: The Width of a rectangle is three feet less than its length. Find the length of the rectangle if its perimeter is 78 feet. Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 60669: Hi, I am new to geometry. I am a distance education student and cannot fiqure out where to start. The problem is: Find the volume and surface area of a rectangular solid, if its length is 10 inches, its width is 5 inches, and it is twice as wide as it is deep. Thanks for your help, Lee Ann Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6287)

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