Posted by **De'andre** on Friday, January 20, 2012 at 3:26am.

the perimeter of some traffic sign must be 150 inches also its length is 15 inches longer than its width, find the dimensions of this sign

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**Reiny**, Friday, January 20, 2012 at 10:08am
You don't say what shape your traffic sign is.

e.g.

a stop sign is a regular octogaon, yours can't be that

a yield sign is an equilateral triangle, not yours

etc.

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**Steve**, Friday, January 20, 2012 at 10:59am
however, since you mention only length and width, let's assume a rectangle.

2(w+(w+15)) = 150

4w + 30 = 150

w = 30

the sign is 30x45

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