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February 1, 2015

February 1, 2015

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**math**

A farmer needs to fence a rectangular piece of land.She wants the length of the field to be 55 feet longer than the width. If she has 1310 feet of fencing material, what should be the length and the width of the field?
*January 24, 2013 by stephanie*

**algebra**

The length of a rectangular garden is 5 ft less than 3 times its width. If the perimeter of the garden is 22 ft, find the dimensions of the garden. I will start you off with... let the width be w, then the length is 3w - 5 I am pretty sure you can form the equation from there ...
*May 13, 2007 by Dee*

**Math ( Algebra 1 )**

Two rectangles have the same width. The length of one is 2 feet longer than the width. The length of the other is 4 feet longer than the width. The larger rectangle has 8 more square feet than the smaller. What is the width of the rectangles?
*July 22, 2010 by Tia *

**math**

Two rectangles have the same width. The length of one is 2 feet longer than the width. The length of the other is 4 feet longer than the width. The larger rectangle has 8 more square feet than the smaller. What is the width of the rectangles?
*May 17, 2013 by tajuan*

**algebra**

Two rectangles have the same width. The length of one is 1 foot longer than the width. The length of the other is 2 feet longer than the width. The larger rectangle has 5 more square feet than the smaller. What is the width of the rectangles
*January 6, 2011 by Anonymous*

**algebra b**

the length of a rectangular banner is 5 feet longer than the width. If the width is 84 square feet, find the dimensions
*September 14, 2013 by jason*

**Precalculus**

If the length of a rectangular is three feet longer than the width and the perimeter is 62 feet, what is the width?
*August 29, 2014 by Clare*

**basic geometric**

10. a rectangle has width the same as a side of a square whose perimeter is 20m. the length of the rectangle is 9m. find the perimeter of this rectangle. 34. The width of a rectangular picture is one-half the length. The perimeter of the rectangle is 72 inches. Find the length...
*March 12, 2007 by vero*

**math**

The length of a rectangular swimming pool is 15 feet longer than the width. If the perimeter is 82 feet, then what are the length and the width?
*November 30, 2008 by heidi*

**Math**

A rectangular field is to be subdivided in 6 equal fields. There is 1200 feet of fencing available. Find the dimensions of the field that maximizes the total area. (List the longer side first) Width = feet Length = feet What is the maximum area ? Area =
*September 22, 2014 by irina*

**Algebra**

The perimeter of a rectangular field is 424 feet. The length is 4 feet more than the width. find the width.
*September 27, 2008 by Tina*

**algebra**

What is the width of a rectangle with a perimeter of 70 feet if its length is 1 foot? 2 feet? L.feet? perimeter = 2(length + width) If perimeter = 70 then 35= length + width Now substitute 1,2,and L and solve for width. how do you find the L. feet? L is supposed to be any ...
*September 12, 2006 by christine*

**algebra**

The rectangular floor of a shed has a length 4 feet longer than its width, and its area is 140 square feet. Let x be the width of the floor. (a) Write a quadratic equation whose solution gives the width of the floor. (b) Solve this equation.
*July 8, 2012 by bulatsu*

**math**

A gardener wants to use 62 feet of fencing to enclose a rectangular shaped garden. If its length is 4 feet longer than twice its width, find the width of the garden
*February 25, 2013 by kelly*

**Math**

Jennifer's dad built 2 rectangular houses for each of her dogs. The first house had a length of 6 feet and a width of 4 feet. The second house had a length and a width that was 2 feet longer than the first. What was the difference in the perimeter of the two doghouses? A.20 B....
*November 9, 2012 by Jerald*

**math**

Write an expression for the volume of a rectangular prism if the length is 5 feet shorter than some x amount, the width is 3 feet longer than x, and the height is x feet.
*March 1, 2012 by josh*

**College Algebra**

The area of a rectangular wall of a barn is 24 square feet. Its length is 8 feet longer than twice its width. Find the length and width of the wall of the barn
*August 15, 2012 by Lucy*

**math**

tha are of a rectangular wall of a barn is 72 square feet. its length is 10 feet longer than twice its width. find the length and width of the wall of the barn
*January 23, 2014 by Tricia*

**Math**

The perimeter of a rectangular deck is 175 feet. The length of the deck, L, is 6 feet longer than 2 times the width, W. Which system of equations can be solved to determine the length and width, in feet, of the deck? What is the correct formula and why? a) 2L+2W=175 L=2-6W b) ...
*September 20, 2012 by Allison*

**Math**

The length of a rectangular swimming pool is 14 feet longer than the width. If the perimeter is 77 feet, then what is the length of the rectangle? Answer
*May 26, 2010 by CB*

**algebra**

the ancient greeks thought that the most pleasing shape for a rectangle was one for which the ratio of the length to the width was approximately 8 to 5, the golden ratio. if the length of a rectangular painting is 2 feet longer than its width, then for what dimensions would ...
*January 21, 2010 by tina*

**Algebra**

The length of a rectangular banner is 3 feet longer than its width. If the area is 70 square feet, find the dimensions.
*October 20, 2012 by ....*

**geometry**

a rectangular-shaped garden has a length of 40 feet and a width of 15.how many more square feet of garden could be obtained by increasing both the length and width by 10 feet
*February 14, 2011 by nate*

**MATH**

A rectangle pen for a pet is 5 feet longer than it is wide. Give possible values for the width W of the pen if its area must be between 266 and 750 square feet, inclusively. The width of the pen from the smaller value of the width is how many feet to the larger value of the ...
*April 29, 2012 by ANGEL*

**math**

A retangular pen for a pet is 5 feet longer than it is wide. Give possible values for the width. W of the pen if its area must be between 176 and 750 square feet inclusively. The width of the pen ranges from the smaller value of the width, Feet to the larger value of width ...
*June 18, 2011 by willa*

**evaluating a math question**

a Rectanglular pen for a pet is 5 feet longer than it is wide. give possible values for the width W of the pen if its area must be between 176 and 760 square feet inclusively. The width of the pen ranges from the smaller value of the width--- feet, to the larger value of the ...
*June 18, 2011 by willa*

**Pre Algebra**

What are the length and width of a rectangular dog pen with a perimeter of 38 feet where the length is 2 feet less than twice the width? Write and solve a multi-step equation for the problem.
*March 3, 2011 by Duncan*

**algebra 117 **

need help with this one the length of a rectangular banner is 4 feet longer than its width if the area is 77 squar feet find the dimensions
*August 3, 2012 by BERNIE*

**algebra**

The area of a rectangular wall of a bran is 96 square feet. Its length is 4ft. longer than the width. Find the length and width of the wall.
*September 8, 2008 by Michael*

**math**

The length of a rectangular area is 3 feet less than twice its width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 132 feet. Find the length and width of the rectangular area
*October 3, 2012 by jamie*

**honors algebra**

the volume V of a rectangular prism is given by V=lwh, where l is the length of the prism, w is it's width, and h is its height. The length of a certain rectangular prism is three times its width, and its height is 2 feet less than its width. write a simplified expression that...
*November 13, 2012 by amy*

**Algebra**

The length of a rectangular lot is 50 feet more than the width. If the perimeter is 500 feet, then what are the length and width?
*July 14, 2008 by Don*

**Math**

The perimeter of rectangular garden is 40 feet. The width is 2 feet more than half the length. What is the length and width
*April 16, 2014 by Coco*

**math**

the length of a rectangular playing field is 5ft less than twice its width. If the perimeter is of the playing field is 230ft, find the lenght and width of the field. How would I even begin to set up the equatin let alone solve the equation 230=2w-5+2w-5+w+w this is bcus your ...
*April 16, 2007 by aiyunna*

**College Math II**

Write a complete solution to each problem. If the length of a rectangle is 3 feet longer than the width and the diagonal I s 15 feet, then what are the length and width? I do not understand how to solve this problem. Can someone help me? Thanks.
*November 21, 2009 by Lori*

**algebra1 Help pleASE**

A gardener wants to create a rectangular vegetable garden in a backyard. She wants to have a total area of 13 square feet, and it should be 12 feet longer than it is wide. What dimensions should she use for the vegetable garden? width = feet length = feet
*July 4, 2013 by lisa*

**Algebra**

The width of a rectangular plot is 2 feet longer than one-third the length. If the perimeter of the plot is 68 feet, find the length. HELP!!!!
*January 17, 2012 by gdlola*

**Math**

A homeowner designs a rectangular garden such that the length is 20 feet more than twice the width. If 310 feet of picket fencing are to be used, find the length and width of the garden.
*February 12, 2010 by Cole*

**College Algebra**

The length of a rectangular carpet is 6 feet greater than twice its width. If the area is 72 square feet, find the carpet's length and width.
*February 8, 2013 by Anonymous please help! :) *

**math**

the area of a rectangular table =82 square feet if its length is 8 feet longer than its width find the dimensions of the table
*December 6, 2011 by morgz*

**algebra 1**

The perimeter of a rectangular deck is 175 feet. The length of the deck l is 6 feet longer than 2 tines the width
*March 7, 2012 by angeles*

**Algebra**

The perimeter of a rectangular garden is 35 feet. The length of the garden is 1 foot more than 2 times its width. Write an equation to represent the perimeter of the garden in terms of its width (w). What are the length and width of the garden in feet?
*May 16, 2013 by Amber*

**algebra 1 **

I was given this interesting problem: The length of a rectangle is 6 feet longer than its width. The perimeter is less than 48 feet. Write a mathematical expression for the width of the rectangle. How do I go about doing this?
*July 4, 2011 by Elle*

**Math**

The length of a rectangular swimming pool is 6 feet more than twice its width. Find the length and width of the pool if its perimeter is 84 feet.
*February 10, 2010 by Taylor*

**Basic algebra**

The length of a rectangle is 9 feet longer than twice the width. If the perimeter is 90 feet, find the length and width of the rectangle?
*October 11, 2012 by Anonymous*

**geometry**

A rectangle field has a perimeter of 118 feet. The width is 8 feet longer than half the length. Find the dimensions of the rectangle.
*April 22, 2008 by Angie*

**math**

John made a rectangular pen for his dog using 28 feet of fencing.If the width of the pen is 2 feet more than one-half the length,what are the length and width of the pen?
*January 18, 2007 by Ashley*

**algebra 1**

the length of a rectangular swimming pool is 12 feet longer than two thirds its width. if theperimeter of the pool is 44 feet,what is the length of the pool?
*November 2, 2010 by lula*

**math**

The length of a rectangular landing strip exceeds its width by 3,700 feet. If its perimeter is 17,400 feet, what is the length, in feet, of the airfield? A. 2500 B. 5000 C. 6200 D. 10000 E. 13700
*August 14, 2014 by Matt*

**basic geometry**

The length of a rectangular picture is seven iches longer than the width. Find the length and the width if the perimeter of the picture is 62 inches. 2L+2w=62 2L+2w+7=62 4L+7 =62 4L=7+62 4L=69 4L=69/4 2L+2w=62 You are ok to here. length is 7" longer than the width; therefore, ...
*March 14, 2007 by vero*

**geometry**

The perimeter of rectangular playground is 200 feet. If the length is 5 feet less than twice the width, what are dimensions of the playground
*March 8, 2012 by lisa*

**math**

A storage room measures 14.25 feet in length by 12.5 feet in width by 8.4 feet in height. It contains a box which is 2.5 feet in length, 5.2 feet in width and 1.5 feet in height . How many cubic feet of storage space are left in the room (rounded to the nearest cubic foot)?
*July 12, 2012 by lamedia*

**math**

a storage room measures 11.35 feet in length by 9.5 feet in width by 8.3 feet in height. it contains a box which is 4.25 feet in length 6.5 feet in width and 4.0 feet in height.how many cubic feet of storage space are left in the room rounded to the nearest cubic foot
*April 7, 2014 by erika*

**math**

If a rectangular has 54 feet im volume and 6 feet im im length and 3 feet in width what is the height
*March 21, 2012 by alexis*

**algebra**

Tom decides to make a rectangular desk top from a plywood door that was stored in the basement. The door was 2 feet longer than twice its width. To get the desired size desk he cuts 3 inches off its length and 1/2 foot off its width. If the plywood he cut off had a total area ...
*April 6, 2013 by Tom*

**8th Grade Algebra**

Taylor's front porch is rectangular. The length is 3 feet more than the width. The perimeter of the porch is 14 feet. What is the width of the porch?
*January 11, 2014 by Kayleen*

**Algebra**

A rectangular plot of ground having dimensions 24 feet by 26 feet is surrounded by a walk of uniform width. If the area of the walk is 104 feet squared, what is its width?
*September 21, 2011 by Kaley*

**Math**

A rectangular plot of ground having dimensions 24 feet by 26 feet is surrounded by a walk of uniform width. If the area of the walk is 104 feet squared, what is its width?
*September 21, 2011 by Anonymous*

**basic geometry**

A rectangle has width the same asa a side of a square whose perimeter is 20m.the length of the rectangle is 9m. Find the perimeter of this rectangle. 34. The with of a rectangular picture is on-half the length . The perimeter of the rectangle is 72inches. Fid the length of the...
*March 13, 2007 by vero*

**UMass**

'The rectangular swimming pool in the figure shown measure 40 feet by 60 feet and is surround by a path of uniform width around the four edges. the perimeter of the rectangular formed by the pool and he surrounding path is 248 feet determine the width of the path'
*October 29, 2014 by roben*

**intermediate algebra**

the length of a rectangular swimming pool is four times the width. If the primeter is 160 feet, then what are the length and width
*April 19, 2011 by joy*

**Math**

The length of a rectangular piece of property if 1 foot more than twice the width. If the perimeter is 302 feet, find the length and width.
*February 10, 2011 by RNRH*

**algebra**

The length of a rectangular piece of property is 1 foot more that twice the width if the perimeter is 302 feet, find the length and width
*February 12, 2011 by dianne*

**math**

I can't seem to figure this out. It is for my study guide. Please help. The length of a rectangle is 5 feet less than twice the width. The area is 25 sq feet. Using w as the variable, write an equation that can be used to calculate the width. Then find both the width and ...
*January 23, 2014 by Matt*

**math**

The length of a rectangle is 10 feet more than twice its width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 170 feet. Find the dimensions of the rectangle. ANS: Length= 60 feet, Width= 25 feet I already know the answer, its in my review sheet. If someone can explain to me how you get ...
*November 29, 2007 by shelly*

**Algebra Homework, HELP!**

1) A rectangle has an area of 297 square inches and a width which is three inches less than four times the length. Find the length and the width of the rectangle. 2) Let x represent the length of the shorter leg in a right triangle. If the longer leg is 1 more than the ...
*October 14, 2013 by Preston*

**estraellamountaincommunity college**

an American football field is a rectangle with a perimeter of 1040 feet the Lenght is 200 feet more than the width find the demensionof the field
*October 7, 2013 by robinson*

**math**

Bairleys rectangular dog pen for his irish setter must have an area of 400 square feet. Also the length must be 50 feet longer than the width. Find the dimentions of the pen
*November 21, 2011 by charles*

**6th grade**

rectangular prism: height 7 feet, width 4 feet and length 3 feet Find the volume Cylinder: radius 3.5 feet and height 7 feet Find the volume Van cargo space measures 8 feet tall by 5 feet wide by 13 feet deep. find the volume instruments will take up about 37 cubic feet Based ...
*November 27, 2010 by kim*

**math**

Find the area of a walkway that goes around a rectangular swimming pool. The pool has a length of 30 feet and a width of 18 feet. The walkway has a width of 4 feet all around the pool.
*October 24, 2012 by Josh*

**johnson**

The length of a rectangular floor is 2 feet more than its width. The area of the floor is 168 square feet. Kim wants to use a rug in the middle of the room and leave a 2 foot border of the floor visible on all sides. What should the length (the longer side) of the rug be?
*February 16, 2011 by s*

**Algebra 1 **

Genie has 100 feet of fence with which to make a rectangular cage for her rabbit. If she uses the wall of her house as one side, the area of the cage in square feet is given by the polynomial -2w^2 + 100w, where w is the width of the cage in feet. What is the area of the cage ...
*February 21, 2014 by Anonymous*

**12th grade**

The length of a rectangular floor is 2 feet more than its width. The area of the floor is 168 square feet. Kim wants to use a rug in the middle of the room and leave a 2 foot border of the floor visible on all sides. What should the length (the longer side) of the rug be?
*July 21, 2010 by Anonymous*

**12th grade**

The length of a rectangular floor is 2 feet more than its width. The area of the floor is 168 square feet. Kim wants to use a rug in the middle of the room and leave a 2 foot border of the floor visible on all sides. What should the length (the longer side) of the rug be?
*September 24, 2010 by Anonymous*

**alg 1**

the length of a rectangular garden is 8 feet longer than the width. The garden is surrounded by a 4-foot sidewalk. the sidewalk has an area of 320 square feet. find the dimensions of the garden. please help
*March 18, 2013 by darlena*

**8th grade algebra**

the length of a rectangular garden is 5 feet longer than its width. The garden is surrounded by a 2-foot-wide-sidewalk. The sidewalk has an area of 76 square feet. Find the dimensions of the garden
*February 11, 2010 by val*

**math**

Recognize that rectangles that have the same area can have different perimenters. Do rectangles with the same area necessarily have the same perimeter?Give an example to support your answer. How I would handle this is to first look at the formula. Area=Length*Width Make up a ...
*March 14, 2007 by yoko*

**math**

he dimensions of Liz's desk are 3.2 feet wide and 4.6 feet long. Match the description on the left with the appropriate calculation. Length Width Perimeter Area No match CHOICES: A) 15.6 feet B) 4.6 feet C.) 14.72 sq. feet D). 15.6 sq. feet E). 3.2 feet
*February 25, 2013 by kelly*

**still confused**

The length of a rectangle is 3 feet less than twice the width of the rectangle. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 144 feet, what is the length? am looking for the length, not the width. Thanks I know the width is 25
*September 12, 2014 by Barbara*

**math**

a steamship has length of 8783/4 feet it's width at widest point is 991/2 feet how much grater is it's length than it's width
*October 12, 2013 by roshanda*

**Trig**

Please EXPLAIN the steps on how to solve these problems. Please provide detailed steps. A rectangle picture is 12 by 16 inches. If a frame of uniform width contains an area of 165 square inches, what is the width of the frame? The length of a rectangular garden is 6 feet more ...
*January 10, 2008 by Hellga*

**Math**

Rusty is building a doghouse for his dog, Wheezer. He is making the dimensions of the doghouse proportional to his own house, which has a length of 54 feet and a width of 36 feet. If wheezer's new home is going to have a length of 6 feet, what will be the width?
*January 24, 2013 by Arelle*

**Math**

A rectangular pool measuring 6 feet by 12 feet is surrounded by a walkway. The width of the walkway is the same on all four sides of the pool. If the total area of the walkway and pool is 520 square feet, what is the number of feet in the width of the walkway?
*October 1, 2014 by Chance*

**Algebra**

The floor of a shed has an area of 54 sq.feet. Find the length and width if the length is 3 feet less than twice its width.
*March 28, 2013 by Lora*

**geometry**

A sandpit in the shape of a rectangular prism has length 7 feet, width 5 feet, and height 1.75 feet. It is filled to the brim with sand. Joe puts this sand into a second sandpit having the same shape but a larger base. He needs 17.5 cubic feet of sand to fill the extra space ...
*April 2, 2012 by Jack*

**Geometry **

A sandpit in the shape of a rectangular prism has length 7 feet, width 5 feet, and height 1.75 feet. It is filled to the brim with sand. Joe puts this sand into a second sandpit having the same shape but a larger base. He needs 17.5 cubic feet of sand to fill the extra space ...
*April 4, 2012 by Frank*

**math**

Mike would like to enlarge his rectangular front yard which is currently 80 feet by 40 feet. He can only extend the width and length by 5x feet. If x = 7 feet, what will be the increase in area of the front yard? How can this problem be raised to a higher level of complexity?
*January 5, 2011 by ayisha*

**math**

The area of a rectangular field is 12,750 square yards. The width is 150 feet. What is the length of the field in yards.
*November 6, 2007 by Emma*

**math/209**

Mike would like to enlarge his rectangular front yard which is currently 80 feet by 40 feet. He can only extend the width and length by 5x feet. If x = 7 feet, what will be the increase in area of the front yard? How can this problem be raised to a higher level of complexity
*October 27, 2010 by wilfredo*

**Algebra**

A rectangular fence has a perimeter of 1080 feet. The length is 3 feet more than twice the width. What are the dimensions?
*October 21, 2008 by Brad*

**Algebra**

Algebra Word Problems: 1. The length of the floor of a one-storey building is 14 feet longer than its width. The building has 1,632 square feet of floor space. Write a quadratic equation for the area of the floor in terms of w. Find the length and width of the floor. 2. A ...
*August 11, 2014 by Regina*

**math**

mrs nelson has a rectangular flower box that is 5 feet long & 2 feet tall. she wants the width ofn the box to be no more than 5 feet. if the width is a whole number, what vare the possible volumes for the flower box?
*April 29, 2013 by joe*

**geometry**

a a swimming pool having the shape of a rectangular solid has a length of 100 feet, a width of 32 feet,a depth of 8 feet. if the pool is 3/4 full with water,how many cubic feet of water are in the pool
*April 4, 2014 by Anonymous*

**MATH**

A rectangular field is to be enclosed with 1200 ft of fencing. If the length of the field is 40 ft longer than the width, then how long is the field?
*October 3, 2009 by Marie*

**algebra**

find a table or other rectangular object and measure the length width and perimeter use feet or inches as your unit of measure express the length in terms of the width
*February 21, 2012 by Anonymous*

**math**

a rectangular swimming pool measures 20 feet by 40 feet. a walk of uniform width surrounds it. the total area of the pool and the walk is 1500 feet squared. find the width of the walk.
*February 16, 2011 by hi*

**math**

Mrs Nelson has a rectangular flower box that is 5 feet long and 2 feet tall. She wants the width of the box to be no more than 5 feet. If the width is a whole number, what are the possible volumes for the flower box?
*March 30, 2011 by Blake*

**Math 156**

A rectangular field is to be enclosed with 1200 ft. of fencing. If the length of the field is 60 ft. longer than the width, then how wide is the field?
*June 9, 2010 by Arlene*

**Math 2**

Mr. Nelson has a rectangular flower box that is 5 feet long and 2 feet tall. She wants the width of the box to be no more than 5 feet. If the width is a whole number, what are the possible volumes for the flower box?
*March 10, 2014 by Jenny 2*

**math**

A rectangle is 7 feet longer than it is wide. If its area is 120 square feet, find its length and width. Represent this situation as an equation and solve.
*March 17, 2014 by amy*

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