Posted by **Kache'la** on Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 9:14pm.

Two rectangles have the same shape. The perimeter of the larger one is twice the perimeter of the smaller one.How many times as great is the larger rectangle's area?

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**bobpursley**, Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 9:16pm
PerimeterLarge=2W+2L

area= WL

but the small one, is half the perimeter of the large, so permitersmall= w+L

and area = (w/2)(l/2)= 1/4 wl so the large area is 4 times the smaller.

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**not tellin**, Wednesday, February 2, 2011 at 3:35pm
hi i cant find the stupid answer im in 4th grade inrichment i NEED help!!!!

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**not tellin**, Wednesday, February 2, 2011 at 3:36pm
HELP ME!

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**not tellin**, Wednesday, February 2, 2011 at 3:36pm
HELP!?!?!?!?!

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