# SOLUTION: A rectangular bedroom is 7 ft longer than is wide. Its area is 228 ft (square) What is the width of the room??

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 Question 45433: A rectangular bedroom is 7 ft longer than is wide. Its area is 228 ft (square) What is the width of the room??Answer by Nate(3500)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!width = w length = w + 7 w = -19 or w = 12 The width can not be expressed as a negative measurement. The width is twelve feet.