Posted by **Karl2472** on Wednesday, August 12, 2009 at 2:16am.

The perimeter of a rectangular field is 302 yards. If the length of the field is 84 yards, what is its width?

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**MathMate**, Wednesday, August 12, 2009 at 8:53am
The perimeter of a rectangle is 2(L+W) where L and W are length and width.

Since the perimeter is 302 yards, so L+W is half the perimeter = 151 yards.

If the length is 84 yards, the width would be 151-84=?

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