Sunday

April 20, 2014

April 20, 2014

Posted by **Jen** on Tuesday, March 2, 2010 at 7:40pm.

- math -
**Reiny**, Tuesday, March 2, 2010 at 7:45pmWhat shape are you dealing with?

A rectangle?

If so, then perimeter = 2L + 2w

let the width be W

"the length is 2 times the with" ---> l = 2w

so 2L + 2(2w) = 48

6w = 48

w = 8

then l= 16

- math -
**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, March 2, 2010 at 7:47pmP = 4W + 2W

48 = 6W

8 = W

**Related Questions**

College Algebra - The length of a rectangle is 3 times the width . If the ...

geometric - The perimeter of a rectangular carpet is 70feet. The with is three -...

basic geometric - 10. a rectangle has width the same as a side of a square whose...

math - The length of a rectangle is 4 times the width. The perimeter is 50cm. ...

Math - The perimeter of a rectangle is 34 feet and the area measures 60 square ...

math,help - help Probblem #6 solve by multiplying through with the common ...

algebra - What is the width of a rectangle with a perimeter of 70 feet if its ...

algebra - How do I figure out the length and width if the ratio of the width to ...

basic geometry - A rectangle has width the same asa a side of a square whose ...

algebra - suppose the length of a rectangle increases,but the perimeter remains ...