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 Question 637007: Hi Guys - Pretty basic algebraic question here however it would be great if you could provide some assistance. A rectangle is x cm long and y cm wide. There is a frame around the mirrior, which is m cm wide on all four sides. Questions: Write a formula for the area of the mirror and frame. Is your answer a sum or a product, how do you decide? How can this be answered? Thanks, Dom. Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)

 Question 637383: The length of a rectangle is 15 inches, and its width is 10 inches. If the perimeter must remain 50 inches, and the length is increased by 3 inches, by how much must the width be decreased? Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)

 Question 637790: two cars are 525 apart. They start at the same time and travel toward each other. One travels at the rate of 55mph and the other at a rate of 50mph. In how many hours will they meet? Click here to see answer by reviewermath(602)

 Question 637860: find the dimensions of a rectangular garden that has a perimeter 100 ft and area 300 ft squared. Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 637980: what is an expression for the perimeter of a rectangle. l=14cm w=8cm? Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6812)

 Question 637975: The width of a rectangle is two less than its length. If the area of the rectangle is 42, what is the length of the rectangle? Click here to see answer by josh_jordan(115)

 Question 638398: the perimeter of a tablecloth is 360 inches. the length is 36 inches greater than the width. find the width. Click here to see answer by josh_jordan(115)

 Question 638673: the length and width of a rectangle are in the ratio of 3 to 3.if the perimeter is 80cm,calculate.the width,the length of a diagonal, the area of the rectangle Click here to see answer by opeodu(24)

 Question 639535: The length of a rectangle is 3 feet less than twice the width of the rectangle. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 414 feet, find the width and the length. Click here to see answer by kainharen(2)

 Question 639573: a rectangle has an area of 84 square cm. what are the possible dimensions? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 639933: what is the volume of a triangular prism that has a base area of 30 mm2 and a height of 18 mm? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 640128: Find the range that gives all possible values for B. A) 0 < B < 16 B) 0 < B < 32 C) 1 < B < 32 D) 1 < B < 16 Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)

 Question 640305: The perimeter of rectangle ABCD is 40 ft. If BC is 3 times as long as CD, what is the length of AD? (BC and CD are suppose to have lines on top of them, and ABCD are points on each corner of a rectangle). Click here to see answer by sachi(454)

 Question 640428: 3) The length of a rectangle is 2 in. more than the width. If the length and width are each increased by 3 in., the perimeter of the new rectangle will be 4 in. less than 8 times the width of the original rectangle. Find the original dimensions of the rectangle. Please help, I have no idea how to even start this! Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15746)

 Question 640616: What are the dimensions of a rectangle with the perimeter of 24 feet? Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)

 Question 641365: Find three consecutive integers such that the sum of the first two integers is 24 more than the third integer Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 641457: What is the perimeter in terms of x? If the base is 2x and the height is x+3? Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)

 Question 641836: a rectangular room that is 2 feet longer than it is wide has an area of 120 square feet. how many feet long is the room? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 642069: it takes 7 yards of material to make 3 jackets. You brought 15 yards of material to make 7 jackets. Did you buy the right amount of material? if not, how much over or under where you? explain Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9817)
 Question 642069: it takes 7 yards of material to make 3 jackets. You brought 15 yards of material to make 7 jackets. Did you buy the right amount of material? if not, how much over or under where you? explain Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)

 Question 642220: i have a square that is 34 inches what is the diagnal ?? thank you Click here to see answer by unlockmath(1614)

 Question 642305: Jasmin drew a rectangle. Area is 32 centimeters Length is twice the width What is perimeter? Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)

 Question 643122: What is the Dimensions for a rectangle that is 2x+3 by 2x-4???? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 643331: A piece of wire is bent into the shape of a rectangle whose length is three times its width.Find the length of the rectangle . Click here to see answer by radh(108)

 Question 643508: What is the area of a field 25 yards long and 15 feet wide? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 644115: An ? is a shorthand notation for repeated multiplication of the same factor Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6812)

 Question 644116: to find the ? of a number is one of two identical factors of the number Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6812)

 Question 644074: A rectangle has a width five feet shorter than its length. The perimeter of the rectangle is 112ft. Find the length and width. Click here to see answer by Jan Jay Chan(1)

 Question 644251: a rectangle's length is 5 yards more than 3 times its width find an expression for the perimeter of the rectangle Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6812)

 Question 644250: a rectangle's length is 5 yards more than 3 times its width Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6812)

 Question 644262: Calculate the area of a rectangle with a length of 12.0 cm and a width of 86.0 mm. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57967)

 Question 644510: a rug has a primeter of 320 feet. the length is 7 times longer than the width, find the length and width Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)

 Question 644665: The perimeter of a rectangle equals the sum of the lengths of it's four sides. If the width of a rectangle is 6 inches and it's perimeter is 46inches, find the length of the rectangle. I need to show how this problem is solved, and other than using addition (I think) I don't know how to solve it. Thank you very much for your time. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57967)

 Question 644681: what happens to the length as the width decreases and why? Length Width Area 1 15 15 2 14 28 3 13 39 4 12 48 5 11 55 6 10 60 7 9 63 8 8 64 9 7 63 10 6 60 11 5 55 12 4 48 13 3 39 14 2 28 15 1 15 Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)

 Question 644762: The length of a rectangle is 5 more than the width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 168 inches. What are the dimensions of the rectangle? Click here to see answer by sachi(454)

 Question 644807: the perimeter of a rectangle is 38m.Find the dimension of the rectangle that will contain the greatest area. Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 644850: First sorry for my bad english. What are the sides of a rectangle with perimeter = 40 and area = 96? I know they are 12 and 8 but I need the simplest solution. Thanks in advance! Click here to see answer by richwmiller(9144)

 Question 645115: At what measurements is the area the greatest? Length Width Area 1 15 15 2 14 28 3 13 39 4 12 48 5 11 55 6 10 60 7 9 63 8 8 64 9 7 63 10 6 60 11 5 55 12 4 48 13 3 39 14 2 28 15 1 15 Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)