Posted by **B8** on Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 8:45pm.

the perimeter p of a rectangle can be found using the formula p=2(l+w)

where l represents the length and w represents the width. which equation represents the width in the terms of p and l.

a) w=2(p-l)

b)w=p-l/2

c) w=2p-1

d) w=p/2-1

p=2l+2w

p-2l/2=w

p/2-l=w

the answer would be d)

Is this correct? Thanks for checking my work

- math -
**bobpursley**, Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 8:49pm
correct

- math -
**B8**, Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 8:55pm
thank you

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- math - the length of a rectangle is 5 ft more than twice the width. a)if x ...
- Math - The variable W represents the width of a rectangle. The length of the ...
- algebra word problems - The length of a rectangle is 6 inches longer than its ...
- basic geometric - 10. a rectangle has width the same as a side of a square whose...
- Algebra - If the trend continued, in how many years would the median home value ...
- algebra - The length of a rectangle is 5 inches longer than its width. Its ...
- math - If x represents width of rectangle & length is 4 less than 3 times the ...
- math - if x represents width of rectangle & length is 4 less than 3 times the ...
- Math - The area of a rectangle is shown below The area of the rectangle is 56 ...
- math - Suppose that the width of a rectangle is 5 inches shorter than the length...

More Related Questions