Posted by John on .
The perimeter of a basketball court is 108 meters and the length is 6 meters longer than twice the width. what are the length and the width?

Algebra 
Ms. Sue,
P = 2L + 2W
108 = 2(2W + 6) + 2W
108 = 4W + 12 + 2W
108  12 = 6W
96 = 6W
16 = W