# SOLUTION: The width of rectangle is 1/2 its length. The perimeter of the rectangle is 24 inches. What are the width and length of the rectangle?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Numbers Word Problems Question 158492This question is from textbook Algebra 1 : The width of rectangle is 1/2 its length. The perimeter of the rectangle is 24 inches. What are the width and length of the rectangle?This question is from textbook Algebra 1 Answer by checkley77(12569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!W=L/2 2L+2(L/2)=24 2L+L=24 3L=2 L=24/3 L=8 THE LENGTH. W=8/2 W=4 THE WIDTH. 2*4+2*8=24 8+16=24 24=24