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October 24, 2014

October 24, 2014

Number of results: 30,153

**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*

**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 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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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 ....*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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 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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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**

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*

**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 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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**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**

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*

**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**

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**

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**

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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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 **

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 dimensions of a rectangular prism are height 7 feet, width 4 feet and length 3 feet find the surface area part 2: dimensions of the cylinder are height 7 feet and radius 3.5 feet solve with a decimal then round to the nearest half foot. part 3 you have 1 gallon of paint ...
*November 27, 2010 by kim*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**Algebra**

A rectangular pen for a pet is 5 feet longer than it is wide. Give possible width of the pen if its area must be 204 and 750 square feet, inclusively.
*March 26, 2012 by Jennifer*

**college algebra**

A large rectangular movie screen in an IMAX theater has an area of 7200 square feet. Find the dimensions of the screen if it is 10 feet longer than the width.
*September 6, 2014 by jai*

**Algebra**

Square lot. Sam has a lot that he thought was a square, 200 feet by 200 feet. When he had it surveyed, he discovered that one side was x feet longer than he thought and that the other side was x feet shorter than he thought. a). Find a polynomial A(x) that represents the new ...
*July 28, 2010 by michelle*

**math**

The area of a rectangular space is 128 square feet. a. Find all the possible pairs of whole number dimensions in feet. b. Explain which pair allows enough space for a car to park. c. If the length of the space is x feet, how would you describ e the width using the area and the...
*March 20, 2014 by Anonymous*

**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**

john is preparing to paper the walls of his room, which has the shape of a rectangular prism. The width is 14 feet, the length is 13 feet, and the height is 8 feet. What is the total surface area of the walls of his room?
*May 7, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Algebra**

A rectangular fence has a perimeter of 1080 feet. The length is 3 feet more than twice the width. I need to know the dimensions and how to figure it out.
*October 21, 2008 by Brad*

**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*

**math**

A rectangular field is to be enclosed with 1130 ft of fencing. If the length of the field is 65 ft longer than the width, then how long is the field? A) 380 ft B) 315 ft C) 335 ft D) 250 ft
*June 22, 2012 by chchch*

**Math**

A rectangular field is to be enclosed with 1270 ft of fencing. If the length of the field is 75 ft longer than the width, then how wide is the field? A) 430 ft B) 355 ft C) 280 ft D) 385 ft
*July 12, 2012 by chchch*

**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*

**Math**

A rectangular garden is two feet longer than it is wide. If the width is doubled, fifty extra feet of fencing will be needed to keep out the rabbits. What are the dimensions of the original garden
*March 23, 2011 by April*

**Math**

A rectangular garden is two feet longer than it is wide. If the width is doubled, fifty extra feet of fencing will be needed to keep out the rabbits. What are the dimensions of the original garden
*March 23, 2011 by Marylu*

**math**

A rectangular garden is two feet longer than it is wide. If the width is doubled, fifty extra feet of fencing will be needed to keep out the rabbits. What are the dimensions of the original garden
*March 23, 2011 by Marylu*

**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*

**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*

**Precalculus**

a farmer has available 1032 feet of fencing and wishes to enclose a rectangular area. If x represents the width of the rectangle for what value of x is the area the largest A) 256.5 feet b) 258 feet c) 256 feet d) 257 feet
*March 29, 2010 by Arielt*

**geometry**

The length of a rectangular garden is two feet less than five times the width. If the perimeter is 72 feet, what is the length of the garden?
*March 28, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Roger wants to carpet a rectangular room with the length of 8 ¾ feet and a width of 9 1/3 feet. If he has 85 square feet of carpet, how many square feet of carpet will be left after he covers the floor of the room?
*April 19, 2012 by Fred *

**math**

the lenght of a rectangular room is 6 feet longer than twice the width. If the room's perimeter is 132 feet, what are the room's dimensions?
*October 22, 2013 by Tania*

**math**

mr.periwinkle owns a ranch.he wants to add an area in the shape of an equilateral triangle to one of his rectangular fields.if the length of the rectangular field is 3x feet and its area is (9x^2-6x)square feet,write an equation for the amount of fencing needed to make the new...
*April 1, 2013 by lori*

**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*

**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*

**Precalculus**

a farmer has available 1032 feet of fencing and wishes to enclose a rectangular area. If x represents the width of the rectangle for what value of x is the area the largest A) 256.5 feet b) 258 feet c) 256 feet d) 257 feet please show work! i need help fast
*March 29, 2010 by Help now fast due tommorow*

**Precalculus**

a farmer has available 1032 feet of fencing and wishes to enclose a rectangular area. If x represents the width of the rectangle for what value of x is the area the largest A) 256.5 feet b) 258 feet c) 256 feet d) 257 feet please show work! i need help fast
*March 29, 2010 by Help now fast due tommorow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!*

**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*

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