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 Question 460203: A rectangular floor measures 7 yards 2 feet wide and 12 yards 1 foot long. Chng. each measurement to feet. a... Find the perimeter of the cellar in feet b...If the perimeter(edge) of the cellar floor needs to be sealed with waterproof sealer that costs \$1.75 per foot, how much will it cost to seal the perimeter? Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6632)

 Question 460235: what is the maximum possible area of a rectangle with a perimeter of 14 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57347)

 Question 460488: the length of a rectangle is 3 inches less than twice the width. if the perimeter of a recatngle is 18 inches, what is the width of the rectangle Click here to see answer by stanbon(57347)

 Question 460504: The area of a rectagular garden is 162 square meters. The width is 3 metesr longer than one-third of the length. Find the lenth and the width of the garden. I know Area is L x W; I know W = 1/3 x + 3 ; L = x (1/3x + 3)(x)= 162 1/3 x2 + 3 x = 162 x2 + 9 x - 486 = 0 (X+27)(X-18) = 0 x = -27 x = 18 1/3 (18) + 3 (18) 6 + 54 = 162 (not true) Where am i messing up? Click here to see answer by sudhanshu_kmr(1152)

 Question 460618: The length of a rectangle is five times its width. if the area of the rectangle is 180, find its perimeter. Click here to see answer by JimboP1977(308)

 Question 460664: What is the angle measurement (distance, corner to corner) of a rectangle that is 28ft by 40ft? Thank you Click here to see answer by rfer(12660)

 Question 460860: What is the length of each side of a square that has the same area as a rectangle that is 14 mm long and 16 mm wide? Round to the nearest whole number. Click here to see answer by amoresroy(333)

 Question 460936: the diagonal of the rectangle is 10.what is the area of the rectangle? Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 461069: What is the base of a rectangle that is 2ft x 4ft? Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 461273: Find the dimensions of the rectangle or triangle that has the given area: Area: 34 square meters length is (x-4)m Width is (x+11)m Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6632)

 Question 461444: The perimeter of a rectangle is 100 m. The length is 18 m more than twice the width. Find the dimensions, length and width. Click here to see answer by bucky(2189)

 Question 461475: The width of a rectangle is 3 less than twice the length x. If the area of the rectangle is 43 square feet, which equation can be used to find the length, in feet? Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6632)

 Question 461530: Tracy needs to find the length and width of the equipment storage room where she works. The room is 1 meter longer then it is wide. The perimeter is 14 meters Click here to see answer by graphmatics(170)

 Question 461531: a rectangle is three times as long as it is wide. If its length and width are both decreased by 2 cm, its area is decreased by . I Have to find its original dimensions. I don't understand how to put it into an equation or how to sketch it. If you could help me, it would be greatly appreciated. Thank you. Click here to see answer by graphmatics(170)

 Question 461709: The length of a rectangle is five times its width. If the area of the rectangle is 450 cm^2 find its perimeter. Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6632)

 Question 461843: Use the elimination method. What is the solution to the linear system 15x + 5y=185 and -4x+5y=-5 Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6632)

 Question 461870: Kim bought some large frames for \$13 each and some small frames for \$9 each at a closeout sale. If she bought a total of 19 frames for \$199, find out how many of each type she bought. Click here to see answer by solver91311(16885)

 Question 461889: the diagnol of a rectangle measures 45 cm. the width of the rectangle is 27 cm. find the length of the rectangle. Click here to see answer by robertb(4012)

 Question 462076: if the area of a rectangle is 162m^2 , what is the perimeter ? Click here to see answer by solver91311(16885)

 Question 462336: perimeter 40 feet. The length is 1 1/2 width. what is the length and width? Click here to see answer by rfer(12660)

 Question 462618: what is the area of a rectangle with dimensions of 16 ft. and 18 ft. ? Click here to see answer by rfer(12660)

 Question 462882: what is the perimeter of a rectangle frame of 20 inches by 30 inches Click here to see answer by rfer(12660)

 Question 463116: A room has an area of 352 ft2. One dimension is 6 ft more than the other. Find the dimensions of the room. Click here to see answer by alicealc(281)

 Question 463323: The perimeter of a rectangle is 60 metres. If its length is twice its breadth, then its area is? Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6632)

 Question 463344: the diagonal of a rectangle measures 20 cm. The width of the rectangle is 12 cm. Find the length of the rectangle. Click here to see answer by robertb(4012)

 Question 463439: if the width of the rectangle is increased by 3, and the length by 5, the width becomes 3/4 of the length and the area is increased by 135 m^2. find the original dimensions. Click here to see answer by amoresroy(333)

 Question 463433: what is the total area of 365cm x 181 cm? and how do i convert to square inch? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 463491: A rectangle is 9 cm longer than it is wide. The width is one seventh of the perimeter. What are the dimensions of the rectangle? Click here to see answer by htmentor(789)

 Question 463678: how do i find the shorter length of a rectangle given the long length at 30 and diagonal as 34? Click here to see answer by alicealc(281)

 Question 463694: The length of a rectangle is 4 in longer than its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 40 in, find its area. Click here to see answer by algebrahouse.com(1079)

 Question 463618: The length of a rectangle is inches less than times the width. The perimeter is inches. Find the length and the width Click here to see answer by math-vortex(472)

 Question 463712: the preimeter of a rectangle is 43in. more than the length. the width is 10in. find the length of the rectangle Click here to see answer by algebrahouse.com(1079)

 Question 463794: What is the maximum area that can be obtained from a rectangle if the perimeter is to be 45 inches? Click here to see answer by rfer(12660)

 Question 463792: Can a Golden Rectangle have a shorter base than height? Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 463891: I just finished a math exam and theres one question that I just couldn't figure out. It went like this: "A rectangular field has an 800m long fence around the perimeter. The area of the field is 37500m^2. What are the diemensions of the field." I think im supposed to use Substitution so I wrote the formulas I know that relate to the question and I plugged in the information from the question into the equation so it was like this: "P(perimeter)=2*L(length)+2*width & A(area)=L*W. After this I dont know what to do. I can eliminate be the operations are different so the only option is to change an equation to isolate a variable to substitute it into the next equation but I don't know. No hurry gettin back to me the exams already done im just asking to ease my mind Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 463997: If a rectangle has a total perimeter of 288 feet and the length is 7 times it's width,what are the dimensions? Click here to see answer by algebrahouse.com(1079)

 Question 464067: Hello, How do I convert 41" Long by 18" wide into yards. I measure a door and want to make curtains but, I am unsure on how much fabric to buy. Click here to see answer by Theo(3464)

 Question 464455: The area of the floor of the rectangular room shown in the figure is 243 square feet. The length of the room is 4 ½ feet longer than the width. Find the length of the room. ft? Click here to see answer by jjordan95(63)

 Question 464489: divide 150 into three parts such that the second number is five-sixths the first and the third number is four-fifths the second. Click here to see answer by amoresroy(333)

 Question 464487: the length of a rectangle exceeds its breadth by 7cm.if the length is decreased by 4 cm and the breadth is increased by 3 cm.the area of the new rectangle is the area of the original rectangle.find the length and the breadth of the original rectangle. Click here to see answer by amoresroy(333)

 Question 464509: A region of land, 50m by 40m is to cross diagonally by a road 15m wide.What is the road's area? thank you... Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 464670: The perimeter of a rectangle is 116 meters longer than 3 times its width. If the perimeter is 260 meters, what is the length of the rectangle, in meters? Click here to see answer by jorel1380(2518)

 Question 464658: Find the area of a rectangular garden assuming that the width is 12 feet and the diagonal measures 20 feet Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

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