Posted by **Emily** on Thursday, October 7, 2010 at 7:17pm.

A brick border that is x feet wide is built around a rectangular patio. The patio is 6 feet wide and 8 feet long. The combined area of the patio and the brick border is 120 square feet. What is the width of the brick border?

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Geometry - A rectangular patio is 8 feet longer than it isi wide The area of the...
- math - A scale model of a rectangular patio is 6 feet long and 3 feet wide. The ...
- Algebra - Pls help me with these problem solving sums...
- math - Kayla designed a rectangular patio that was 3 times as long as it was ...
- Math - The plan for a rectangular patio has a square garden centered in the ...
- Math - The Gilberts are designing a rectangular patio for their backyard. The ...
- Math - The Gilberts are designing a rectangular patio for their backyard. The ...
- geometry - a rectangular patio is 13 feet by 84 feet. In walking from one corner...
- math - The scale model of a rectangular patio will be enlarged by a scale factor...
- math - The scale model of a rectangular patio will be enlarged by a scale factor...

More Related Questions