# SOLUTION: If the perimeter of a rectangle is 36 ft and the width is 10 ft, find its length. [Hint: The perimeter of a rectangle is given by P = 2L + 2W.]

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Miscellaneous Word Problems Question 61058: If the perimeter of a rectangle is 36 ft and the width is 10 ft, find its length. [Hint: The perimeter of a rectangle is given by P = 2L + 2W.]Answer by checkley71(8403)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!36=2L+2*10 2L=36-20 2L=16 L=16/2 L=8 PROOF 36=2*8+2+10 36=16+20 36=36