Posted by **Gail** on Friday, June 7, 2013 at 4:37pm.

The question is that the length of a rectangle is 15 and its width is w. The perimeter of the rectangle,at most,50. Which inequality can be used to find the longest possible width?

A. 30+2w<50

b. 30+2w<or=50

c.30+2w>50

d. 30+2w>or=50

so I did L=15

p=2(15)+2w<or=50 this can't be >50 but it can =

so I put B as the answer. Is this correct?

thank you for checking my work

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**Ms. Sue**, Friday, June 7, 2013 at 4:44pm
Yes. B is right.

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**Gail**, Friday, June 7, 2013 at 4:49pm
Thank you! :)

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**Ms. Sue**, Friday, June 7, 2013 at 4:52pm
You're welcome.

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