Posted by mae on Monday, January 11, 2010 at 7:13pm.
the length of a rectangle, given that its width is w feet and its length is 3 feet shorter than twice the length.

algebra  hellogoodbie, Monday, January 11, 2010 at 7:15pm
length=2w3

algebra  Rhiana, Monday, January 11, 2010 at 7:17pm
Let W represent width and L represent length.
L = 2L  3
1L = 3
L = 3/1
L = 3
The length is 3 feet.