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 Question 95515: The length of a rectangle is 3 cm greater than its width.The perimeter is 24 cm. Find the dimensions of the rectangle? bottom of the rectangle is x+3 the side which is the length is x Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)
 Question 95515: The length of a rectangle is 3 cm greater than its width.The perimeter is 24 cm. Find the dimensions of the rectangle? bottom of the rectangle is x+3 the side which is the length is x Click here to see answer by stanbon(57387)

 Question 95444: Find the maximum area for the given perimeter of a rectangle. State the length and width of the rectangle. P=25 Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 95692: A rectangle has sides of 3x – 4 and 7x + 10. Find the expression that represents its perimeter. [Perimeter = 2* width + 2*length] Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 95693: A rectangle has sides of 3x – 4 and 7x + 10. Find the expression that represents its perimeter. [Perimeter = 2* width + 2*length] Click here to see answer by stanbon(57387)

 Question 95759: The perimeter of a rectangle is 3 more than three times its width. Find the length and width of the rectangle. Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15660)

 Question 96043: A rectangular parcel of land is 50ft wide. The length of a diagonal between opposite corners is 10ft more than the length of the parcel. What is the length of the parcel? Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 96380: The perimeter of a rectangular garden is 40 feet. If the length is 6 feet more than the width, what are the length and width of the garden? So far I have. P = 2(l+w); P = 2(6+w)+w); 40 = 2(6+w)+w) I don't know where to go from here. Click here to see answer by mathman409(67)

 Question 96784: A tennis club offers two payment options: Option1: \$35 monthly fee plus \$4/hour for court rental Option 2: No monthly fee but \$6.50/hour for court rental. Let x = hours per month of court rental time. a) Write a mathematical model representing the total monthly cost, C, in terms of x for the following: Option 1: C= _________________ Option 2: C=_________________ b) How many hours would you have to rent the court so that the monthly cost of option 1, is less than option 2. Set up an inequality and show your work algebraically using the information in part a. Answer: Show your work here: Click here to see answer by stanbon(57387)

 Question 96782: if the length of a rectangle is 3 inches longer than the width and the perimeter of the rectangle is 78. what is the equation involving only the length? also solve the equation finding the length and the width. Click here to see answer by ptaylor(2048)

 Question 97098: A rectangle with length of 3x – 4 and width of 7x + 10. Find the expression that represents its perimeter. Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 97829: The expression 2(l+W) may be used to find the perimeter of a rectangle What are the length and the width of a rectangle if the area is 13 1/2 square unites and the lenght of one side is 1/5 the measure of the perimeter? Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 98084: This is a word problem that I was given and am having grief solving. You have a carpet that measures 12' x 3' and you need to carpet an hallway that measures 9' x 4'. WITHOUT folding the carpet, how can you carpet the area with only making ONE cut. This was a two part question. On the first part you were allowed to fold the carpet and I figured it out, but I cannot get this part. Perhaps making multiple cuts without taking your scissors off the carpet, but I can't get it to work. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57387)

 Question 98103: This is a word problem that I was given and am having grief solving. You have a carpet that measures 12' x 3' and you need to carpet an hallway that measures 9' x 4'. WITHOUT folding the carpet, how can you carpet the area with only making ONE cut. The point is to be able to cover a 9 x 4 rectangle using a 12' x 3' rectangle that is cut once, not folded. Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 98260: find the length of a square whose diagonal is three ft. longer than the side Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 98129: Please help me solve this word problem. Geometry. The length of a rectangle is 2 cm more than 3 times its width. If the area of the rectangle is 95 cm2, find the dimensions of the rectangle. Thank you Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15660)

 Question 98668: the width of a rectangle is 8cm shorter than it's length. if the perimeter of the rectangle is 84cm what are it's dimensions Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 98705: How many square centimeters are in the surface area of a regular octahedron that has edges of 4 centimeters. Click here to see answer by Adam(64)

 Question 98938: A cyclon fence will cover a rectangular piece of land, which area measures 800fts cubics and the height of the land double its wide. How much feets of cyclon fence will need? Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 99104: The length of a rectangular playing field is 5 feet less than twice its width. If the perimeter of the playing field is 230 feet, find the length and width of the field. Let w= the width of the rectangle and L= length Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 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? Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15660)

 Question 99900: the width of a rectangle is W and the length is 3 more than the width a.write an expression for the length in terms of W. b.find the perimeter and the area if the width is 8. Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 99976: The formula for the perimeter of a rectangle is P=2l+2w, where l is the length and w is the width. A rectangle has a perimeter of 24 inches. Find its dimensions if its length is 3 inches greater than its width. Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 99806: A rectangle has an area of 17 square meters. Find a function that models its perimeter P in terms of the length x of one of its sides. Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 100464: with of a rectangle is 3 inches less than one-half the lenght. what the lenght and width of the rectangle if the perimter is 36 inches. Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)
 Question 100464: with of a rectangle is 3 inches less than one-half the lenght. what the lenght and width of the rectangle if the perimter is 36 inches. Click here to see answer by doukungfoo(195)
 Question 100464: with of a rectangle is 3 inches less than one-half the lenght. what the lenght and width of the rectangle if the perimter is 36 inches. Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 101528: The length of a rectangle is 1 cm longer than the width. If the DIAGONAL of the rectangle is 4 cm, what are the dimensions (of the length and width) of the rectangle?? I can get my answer of 2.284 cm and 3.284 cm but... I need to show step by step how I got my answer, this is where I keep writing it out wrong. Please help... Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6638)

 Question 77696: Find the area of a circle in which the diameter is 6 square root(3). Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 101957: This problem is not in the textbook it was given out by my teacher for extra points. Wehave been stuck on this problem for two days.... please help me... The legnth of a rectangle is 7 x its width. The perimeter of a rectangle is 64 centimeters,find the dimensions of the rectangle? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57387)

 Question 102322: the lenght of a rectangle is 4 inches greater thatn the width the perimeter of the recatangle is 24 inches find the dimensions of the rectangle Click here to see answer by doukungfoo(195)

 Question 103706: hey, how are you? I need help in this problem. The length of a rectangle is 3ft more than twice its width, and the area of the rectangle is 35ft. Find the dimensions of the rectangle. thanks for your time. Juan Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 103940: Aretangular 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 1800 ft^2. What must be the width of nthe walkway to the nearest thousandth? Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15660)

 Question 104012: A recreational department plans to build a rectangular playground enclosed by 800 meters of fence. If the length of the playground is 6 meters less than three times the width, find the length and the width of the playground. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57387)

 Question 79467: This question is not from a book The perimeter of a rectangle is 28X + 10. If the width is 2X, what is the length Click here to see answer by HyperBrain(694)

 Question 104383: I need help with this problem I am using 2l+2w but the answer I am getting isn't correct. Can someone please help me to understand what I am doing wrong. The question or problem I am trying to solve is: The length of a rectangle is 9 centimeters more than it's width. The perimeter is 82 centimeters. Find the demensions of the rectangle. Please help me with this problem. I am sleepy and getting very upset at this time. Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15660)

 Question 104654: W x (L=9) = 36 2 length is 9 inches greater than the width area 36in2. Can you please break down how this is done (the formula). Thank you Click here to see answer by Fombitz(13828)

 Question 104798: The area of an official high school basketball court is 4200 square feet. The area of an official basketball court for college and professional is 4700 square feet. Both are rectangles and two shorter sides measure 50 feet in length. Determine the dimension and perimeter of the high school court AND college/professional court Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 104997: The perimeter of a rectangle is 46 ft. The length of the rectangle is 5 ft less than 3 times the width. Find the length of the rectangle. Click here to see answer by checkley75(3666)

 Question 105103: A rectangle garden is 10ft longer than it is wide. Its area is 875 ft squared. What are its dimensions? Click here to see answer by kmcruz09(38)

 Question 105926: Help! A rectangle has an area of 192 and a perimeter of 56. Find the dimensions for length and width. (A = Lw & P = 2L + 2W) Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 13761: I've try hard to solve this problem,but im getting confuse with the answer for the height, ill be happy If i get help :) "if the area of a rectangle is 12 and the base is 24, what is the height ?" thank you !! Click here to see answer by alvinjohnburgos(11)

 Question 107219: The Perimeter of a rectangle is 24 inches.Find the dimensions if its length is 3 inches greater than its widths. Click here to see answer by Annabelle1(69)
 Question 107219: The Perimeter of a rectangle is 24 inches.Find the dimensions if its length is 3 inches greater than its widths. Click here to see answer by acchs_cheerleader(6)

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