Posted by **Carllll needs help** on Friday, April 13, 2007 at 5:51pm.

twice the length L of a rectangle is equal to 3 times its width W. Its perimeter is 120 cm.

translate the English into math..

"twice the length L of a rectangle is equal to 3 times its width W"

2L = 3W

"Its perimeter is 120 cm."

2L + 2W = 120 but 2L=3W so

3W + 2W = 120

etc.

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- basic geometric - 10. a rectangle has width the same as a side of a square whose...
- math - the length of a rectangle is 1 cm less than twice its width. the area is ...
- math - the length of a rectangle is 5 ft more than twice the width. a)if x ...
- algebra - the length of a rectangle is twice it's width. if it's length is ...
- math - The length of a rectangle is twice the width. If the length is increased ...
- math - The perimeter of a rectangle is given by P = 2W + 2L where W is the width...
- math - The length of a rectangle is 5 in. more than twice its width.? How do I ...
- geometry - If the length of a rectangle is twice its width, w, write an ...
- Math - The length of a rectangle is 14 centimeters less than twice its width. ...
- math - the perimeter of a rectangle is 3 times the length, plus twice the width...

More Related Questions