Posted by **Frances** on Monday, April 11, 2011 at 5:38pm.

Harry planned a rectangular garden that was 40 feet long and 10 feet wide

1.What was the perimeter,in feet,of the garden that Harry planned?

2.What was the area,in square feet,of the garden that Harry planned?

3.Suppose Harry decided to change the shape of his garden to a square with the same area as the rectangle.What would be the perimeter,in feet,of the square garden?

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, April 11, 2011 at 5:40pm
P = 2L + 2W

A = L * W

I'll be glad to check your answers.

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**Frances**, Monday, April 11, 2011 at 5:49pm
HOW U GOT THE ANSWER

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**Frances**, Monday, April 11, 2011 at 5:51pm
EXPLAIN

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**Frances**, Monday, April 11, 2011 at 5:55pm
WHAT IS THE ANSWER

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, April 11, 2011 at 5:56pm
Perimeter = 2 times length + 2 times width

P = 2L + 2W

P = (2 * 40) + (2 * 10)

P = 80 + 20

P = ?

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**Frances**, Monday, April 11, 2011 at 6:19pm
THXZ B & C

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**Frances**, Monday, April 11, 2011 at 6:31pm
please i need help asap what is b and c

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, April 11, 2011 at 6:33pm
2.

Area = Length * Width

I'll be glad to check your answers.

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**Frances**, Monday, April 11, 2011 at 6:44pm
400 square feet

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, April 11, 2011 at 6:47pm
Right.

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**Frances**, Monday, April 11, 2011 at 6:49pm
80 ft. because a square must be equal on all sides, otherwise it’s a rectangle. Each side must be 20 ft. because the square root of 400 is 20 (what times itself equals 400, 20 x 20). If each side is 20, and there are 4 sides, do 20 x 4 for an answer. Thats the explanation.

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**Frances**, Monday, April 11, 2011 at 6:52pm
but what is c.

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**Frances**, Monday, April 11, 2011 at 7:17pm
hello

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**Greg**, Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at 6:45pm
I dont understand someone help me!!

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