# SOLUTION: Find the length of a rectangular lot with a perimeter of 94 m if the length is 5 m more than the width.

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 Question 441398: Find the length of a rectangular lot with a perimeter of 94 m if the length is 5 m more than the width.Answer by stanbon(57307)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Find the length of a rectangular lot with a perimeter of 94 m if the length is 5 m more than the width. ------- Let the width be "x" meters. Then length is "x+5" meters. ------------------------------ Equations: Perimeter = 2(length + width) 94 = 2(x+5 + x) 47 = 2x+5 2x = 42 x = 21 meters (width) x+5 = 26 meters (length) ========================== Cheers, Stan H. ===============