Saturday

January 24, 2015

January 24, 2015

Posted by **Dee** on Sunday, May 13, 2007 at 10:56pm.

I will start you off with...

let the width be w,

then the length is 3w - 5

I am pretty sure you can form the equation from there and solve it.

Let me know what you got.

2x +2(3x -5)= 22

2x + 6x -10 = 22

x = 4 then I'm lost where to I go from here?

so your width is 4 feet,

you called your length 3x-5 which is 3(4)-5 or 7 feet.

if somebody asks you for the "dimensions" of a field, they are asking for the length and width of the field.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

math - The length of a rectangular garden is 4 ft less than 3 times its width. ...

PLEASE HELP MRS SUE - THE PERIMETER OF A RECTANGULAR GARDEN IS 40 METERS. THE ...

Algebra - The perimeter of a rectangular garden is 35 feet. The length of the ...

Algebra - The length of Joe's rectangular garden is 1 meter less than its width ...

Geometry - Simon and Jane have rectangular-shaped vegetable gardens. The width ...

Math - the length of a rectangular garden is 5 meters more than 3 times its ...

Algebra - Were doing factoring and i dont get these (^ means squared) 1) m^-3m-2...

algebra - Lin's garden has an area of 782 square feet. The length of the garden ...

algebra - The perimeter of a rectangle garden is 80m oits length is 4m more than...

math - the perimeter of a rectangular garden is 40 meters. the length of the ...