# SOLUTION: Find the length of a rectangle with a perimeter of 132 m if the length is 8 m more than the width

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 Question 517067: Find the length of a rectangle with a perimeter of 132 m if the length is 8 m more than the widthFound 2 solutions by JBarnum, solver91311:Answer by JBarnum(2044)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! distribute 2 add like terms subtract 16 divide by 4 check correct Answer by solver91311(17077)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! If a rectangle with perimeter has a length that is units longer (or shorter if ) than times the width, , Then knowing that the Perimeter is given by: , make the substitution: Then solve for For your problem: , , and . Do the arithmetic. John My calculator said it, I believe it, that settles it