# SOLUTION: If a floor has a perimeter of 288 feet and the length is two times the width how do you find the width and length?

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 Question 324696: If a floor has a perimeter of 288 feet and the length is two times the width how do you find the width and length?Answer by solver91311(17077)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! Let represent the width. Then represents the length. The perimeter is given by: Hence Solve for for the width, then double it to get the length. John