Posted by **karon** on Monday, January 24, 2011 at 8:28pm.

the length of this rectangle is 3 cm greater than its width ,as represented in this figure below . the total perimeter is greater than 24 cm. rectangle under bottom*

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w+3

A. write the inequality that could be solved to find w,the width of the rectangle

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**helper**, Monday, January 24, 2011 at 8:36pm
If I understand your poorly worded problem.

w = width

w + 3 = length

P > 24

P = 2w + 2L

2w + 2(w + 3) > 24

Solve for w, the width

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**karon**, Monday, January 24, 2011 at 8:43pm
Thats how its written on the paper Sr. I couldn't display the rectangle. so yeah!

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