# SOLUTION: The length of a rectangle is twice the width. The perimeter is 24 meters. Find the length and the width! Please and thank you! Thanks a bunch!!!

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 Question 18162: The length of a rectangle is twice the width. The perimeter is 24 meters. Find the length and the width! Please and thank you! Thanks a bunch!!! Answer by piglet162431(90)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!formula= 24=2l+2w If l=2w, then 2w(2)=4w 24=4w+2w 24=6w 4=w Since 4 is the width, length is 8. 4+4+8+8= 8+16=24