Friday

May 22, 2015

May 22, 2015

Number of results: 32,962

**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**

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*

**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**

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*

**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*

**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*

**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 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*

**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*

**Pre Algebra**

The ratio of the length of a rectangular field to its width is 10:7 if the width of the field is 70 meters find the perimeter of the field.
*January 24, 2011 by Izabel*

**math **

The ratio of the length of a rectangular field to its width is 10:7. If the width of the field is 70 meters, find the perimeter of the field
*December 4, 2011 by danielle*

**math**

The ratio of the length of a rectangular field to its width is 10:7. If the width of the field is 70 meters, find the perimeter of the field
*December 4, 2011 by danielle*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**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*

**yetf8edfueidcyt87e**

a farmer wishes to fence off a rectangular field with 1,000 feet of fencing.if the long side of the field is along a stream, express the area of the field as a function of its width
*October 13, 2012 by lara*

**Algebra**

A rectangular pool has a perimeter of 142 feet. The length is 25 feet longer than the width. Find the length and width of the pool.
*March 5, 2015 by Emily*

**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*

**Math**

Tension wants to build a soccer field for his team. The area of the field should be 125 square feet. The width is 1/5 of the length. What are the dimensions of the field?
*January 29, 2015 by Helen*

**math**

a rectangular dield isto be enclosed with1120ft of fencing. If the length of the field is 40ft longer than the width, then how long is the field?
*September 30, 2011 by Layla*

**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**

Building a rectangular sandbox for younger brother. The length. Is 1 foot longer than twice the width of the sandbox. The perimeter of the sandbox is 29 feet what equation could be used to determine the w, the width, in feet, of the sandbox?
*February 11, 2015 by gb*

**alg 2**

The width of a rectangular field is 8 feet shorter than its lenght, if l represents lenigh, write an eguation in terms of l for the perimeter of the field?
*February 26, 2012 by hailey*

**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**

A rectanglar blacktop with a length of 5x and a width of 3x has been erected inside a rectangular field that has a length of 12x and a width of 7x. What is the area of the part of the field that is not blacktop? (I believe the answer is 69x^2) There is a circular fountain in ...
*March 1, 2013 by Jane*

**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 rectangular field is 35 m longer than it is wide. The length of the fence around the perimeter of the field is 290 m. What are the dimensions (length and width) of the fence?
*January 4, 2013 by mary*

**math**

A rectangular field is 35 m longer than it is wide. The length of the fence around the perimeter of the field is 290 m. What are the dimensions (length and width) of the fence?
*January 4, 2013 by mary*

**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*

**math**

The length of a rectangular playing field is 5ft. less than twice its width. If the perimeter of the playing field is 230ft, find the lenght and width of the field. 2W+2L= perimeter = 230 L=2W-5 ============ Solve these simultaneous equations. Post your work if you need ...
*March 19, 2007 by cheryl*

**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*

**geometry**

what do I do to solve this problem? I don't know how to work it out, so could somone show me hoe to work it out. Please help! the lenght of a rectangular playing field is 5 ft less than twice its width.the perimeter is 230 ft,so what is the lenght and width of the field. Let L...
*March 21, 2007 by keshia*

**Algebra**

If a football field's length is 120 yds. and its width is 53 1/3 yards and a soccer field's lenght is 130 yds and its width is 100 yards how many times the area of the small field is the area of the larger field? I multiplied the length x width and got 6,400 for area of the ...
*March 28, 2012 by Samantha*

**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*

**5th grade math**

Kallisto built a rectangular sign that measured 2 3/4 feet in length by 1 1/2 feet in width. To find the area, multiply the length and width. what is the area of the sign in square feet? Write an equation to solve. 2 3/4 1 1/2 +2 3/4 1 1/2 =11/1/2 ------ ----- 4 6/4= 2 2/2=3
*March 5, 2015 by Beverly*

**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 perimeter of a rectangular field is 560m.The length of the field is an eigth third of this distance.Find the length of the field.Find the width of the field
*February 21, 2012 by Derrick*

**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*

**Algebra2**

The area of a rectangular field is x^2-x-72 m^2. The length of the field is x+8 m. What is the width of the field in meters?
*April 5, 2012 by joshua*

**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*

**math**

The coach uses a scale drawing of the soccer field. the diagram uses a scale of 1/4 inches : 30 feet.What are the actual dimensions? What is the length and width of the field? What us the area of the field?
*February 26, 2015 by kim*

**algebra**

the lenght of a rectangular is 50 feet more than the width,it the perimeter of the basketball court is 300 feet,what is the lenght of the field
*January 17, 2015 by Frank*

**algebra**

Jason is designing a rectangular garden that has area of 300 square feet. The width of the garden is five feet less than its length. Find its length and width
*March 10, 2015 by leyry*

**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*

**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! :) *

**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**

The length of a rectangular field is 18 m longer than the width. The field is enclosed with fencing and divided into two parts with a fence parallel to the shorter sides. If 216 m of fencing are required, what are the dimensions of the outside rectangle?
*August 8, 2010 by Alex*

**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*

**Math**

A rectangular field has a perimeter of 442m. If the length and the width are in ratio 12:5 find the diagonal and 2 area of the rectangular field
*February 2, 2014 by Odunayo*

**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*

**Geometry**

The length of a rectangular playing feild is 5ft lessthan twice the width. If the perimeter of the playing field is 230ft, what is the length of the playing field. x=length y=width we know: 2x+2y=230 x+5=2y Solve using systems. Easiest is to substitute x+5 for 2y into the ...
*March 28, 2007 by Jason*

**Pre-calculus**

The area of a triangle wall on a barn is 160 square feet. Its length is 4 feet longer than twice the width. Find the length and width of the wall of the barn
*February 3, 2015 by Tamika*

**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*

**algebra**

The length of a rectangular field is 18 m longer than the width. If 216 m of fencing are required, what are the dimensions of the outside rectangle?
*August 8, 2010 by Anonymous*

**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*

**math**

the area of a rectangular field is 5301yd2 if the width of the field is 57 yards, what is the length
*February 13, 2013 by janae*

**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**

Kathy DesMaris has a rectangular field that is 644 feet wide. One portion of the field is 5x feet long. The other portion of the field is 8y long. Use the distributive property to find an expression for the area of this field.
*May 20, 2013 by NEU*

**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*

**math 4 grade**

Mr.Sports wants to buy enough sod for his new field is 16 feet,the width of the field is 44 feet.How much sod will he need to buy?How much will it cost him if the sod sells for $5.00 per 10 feet?
*January 11, 2011 by Thanh*

**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*

**calculus**

1.Ruth has 240 feet of fencing available to enclose a rectangular field. Express the area A of the rectangular field as a function x, where x is the length of the field. 2. For what value of x is the area largest? 3. What is the maximum area?
*June 20, 2013 by tiffany*

**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**

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 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*