Algebra
posted by pj on .
the length of a rectangle is twice the width. The area is 200 yd^2 Find the length and the width.
The length is _____ yd
The width is ______ yd
Could I get help please!!!!

If you say the length is 2x and the width is x, you get
(2x)(x)=200
so x=10
length is 2x so = 20 yd
width is x = 10 yd