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October 2, 2014

October 2, 2014

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**math**

Give 5 possible dimensions for the following rectangle with the perimeter given. Perimeter= 12x+20
*January 10, 2011 by m*

**geometry**

given constant perimeter (people),Irene made a rectangle with an area (tables) of 196 sq. units. she finds that this is the largest area (greatest number of tables) possible for the given perimeter. Irene drew a rectangle with an area of 196 sq. units. she finds that this i ...
*March 20, 2011 by lily*

**math**

The perimeter of a rectangle is 68 f. Find the dimensions of the rectangle if the ratioof the length to the width is 9:8 I am sorry that nobody has responded earlier. The perimeter is the sum of the length of the four sides. Therefore: 2(9X) + 2(8X) = 68 Solve for X. Then 9X ...
*February 10, 2007 by mukesh*

**2nd grade math**

If you have a rectangle with 24 square units 3 lines down 8 across how can you have a 4 unit rectangle with a perimeter of 8 around the outside also 6 units with a perimeter of 10 in a seprate problem A square of 4, perimeter of 8. What about a 2x2 square? A rectangle of 3x2 ...
*May 21, 2007 by Gloria*

**Perimeter**

A rectangle has a perimeter of 12m. If each side is a whole number of meters, what are the possible dimensions for the length and width?
*February 8, 2012 by Jackie*

**math ,correction**

Directions: Solve each of the following problems. Be sure to show the equation used for the solution. The length of a rectangle is 2in. more than twice its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 34 in., find the dimensions of the rectangle. Let L = length and W = width. L...
*February 5, 2007 by jasmine20*

**math**

The rectangle given has a perimeter of 14 units. Find the value(s) of x by factoring a quadriatic equation. one side= 12/(x+1) other side= 6/(4-x) Remember that the perimeter of a rectangle is: P = 2L + 2W Note: P = perimeter, L = length, and W = width. Therefore: 14 = 2[12/(x...
*January 17, 2007 by Shay*

**Algebra 1**

This is a five step problem: The width of a rectangle is 6 cm less than the length. A second rectangle, with a perimeter of 54 cm, is 3 cm wider and 2 cm shorter than the first. What are the dimensions of each rectangle. I just don't understand how to write the equation, if ...
*November 15, 2007 by Elizabeth*

**Math**

The first question is this: Helen designs a rectangle with an area of 225 square units. Her rectangle is the largest rectangle (that is, with largest area) with whole-number side lengths that can be made from the perimeter of the rectangle. A. Whay are the length and width of ...
*February 25, 2013 by Gabby*

**Math**

Find the Maximum area for the given perimeter of a rectangle. State the length and width of the rectangle. 28 inches Well, finally a calculus problem. Ok, we know that the area for a rectangle is A=l*w and the perimeter is P=2(l+w) In this problem P= 28, so let's express one ...
*August 31, 2006 by l*

**grade 3 math**

1) what is the greates perimeter of a rectangle with an area of 39 square feet? 2) What is the least perimeter of a rectangle with an area of 32 square feet? 3) A rectangle has an area of 42 square inches. Which has a greater perimeter, the rectangle with the dimensions 21 x2 ...
*April 29, 2014 by mimi*

**Calculus**

A Norman window has the shape of a rectangle surmounted by a semicircle. (Thus the diameter of the semicircle is equal to the width of the rectangle.) If the perimeter of the window is 30ft, find the dimensions of the window so that the greatest possible amount of light is ...
*November 5, 2011 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

A Norman window has the shape of a rectangle surmounted by a semicircle. If the perimeter of the window is 30ft, find the dimensions of the window so that the greatest possible amount of light is admitted. I keep screwing up in creating my equation. p = perimeter of window l...
*November 20, 2011 by Daniel*

**Geometry**

The perimeter of a rectangle is 76 feet. If the width is doubled and the length is halved, the new rectangle will have a perimeter of 62 feet. Find the dimensions of the original rectangle. Define your variables.
*March 8, 2010 by Albert*

**math**

Mr. Harrison has a very large backyard. He contacted the Clover Pool Company to have a pool installed in the shape of a rectangle. The Clover Pool Company would build a pool that has a perimeter of 72 yards. Mr. Harrison would be allowed to choose the dimensions (length and ...
*December 28, 2009 by nana*

**math**

the length of a rectangle is 5 ft more than twice the width. a)if x represents the width of the rctangle, represent the perimeter of the rectangle in terms of x. b) if the perimeter if the rectangle is 2 ft more than eight times the width of the rectangle, find the dimensions ...
*September 12, 2009 by anthony*

**Pre-Algebra**

Find the dimensions of the rectangle.The perimeter is given. Rectangle: P= 210 ft. w;side of rec. 2w=15;bottom of rectangle Help!
*February 8, 2012 by Cassie*

**math**

The width of a rectangle is 6 cm less than the length. A second rectangle, with a perimeter of 54 cm, is 3 cm wider and 2 cm shorter than the first. What are the dimensions of each rectangle. Please give complete answer :)
*August 25, 2010 by Jade*

**math**

The length of a rectangle is 7 cm longer than the width. The perimeter is no less than 38 cm. Find the smallest possible dimensions of the rectangle.
*July 15, 2013 by vinci*

**algebra**

The length of a certain rectangle is 4 m greater than five times it's width. What are the dimensions of the rectangle if its perimeter is 20m??? please help i have no idea how to do this!
*September 29, 2011 by Trisha*

**calculus**

Find the dimensions of the rectangle with area 256 square inches that has minimum perimeter, and then find the minimum perimeter. Dimensions: Minimum Perimeter:
*April 20, 2012 by casidhe*

**geometry**

Suppose the dimensions of a rectangle with a perimeter of 22 inches are tripled. Find the perimeter of the new rectangle in inches.
*March 9, 2011 by avril*

**math 11**

Is it possible for a rectangle with a perimeter of 44cm to have the area of 125cm^2 ? If so, find the dimensions of the rectangle. Figure out the equation in general form.
*October 21, 2010 by riley*

**maths**

the length of a rectangle is 3 less than 5 times its width. Write a simpified algebriac expression for the perimeter of a rectangle. If the rectangle width is tripled and its length is doubled,the perimeter of new rectangle is 92cm greater than the original perimeter. Find the...
*November 24, 2010 by aisha*

**geometry**

Suppose the dimensions of a rectangle with a perimeter of 21 inches are doubled. What is the perimeter of the new rectangle in inches?
*February 13, 2011 by Moriah*

**Algebra**

Remember that the perimeter of a rectangle can be found with the formula . Write an inequality that will give the possible lengths and widths of his rectangular garden so that the perimeter of the garden will not be more than 60. Use x for the length of the garden and y for ...
*January 25, 2011 by Ty*

**Math **

The perimeter of a rectangle is 74 centimeters. The width is doubled and the length is halved. The new rectangle has a perimeter of 76 centimeters. Find the dimensions. Okay, so in class we're learning about Systems of Equations. What are the equations for this? How do I ...
*February 15, 2010 by Sammi *

**Math **

Rectangle ABCD is similar to rectangle EFGH. If rectangle ABCD has sides that are 7 times greater than those of rectangle EFGH, what is the relationship between the perimeters of the rectangles? A. The perimeter of rectangle EFGH is 7 times greater than the perimeter of ...
*June 11, 2012 by jessica*

**math**

the perimeter of a rectangle is 22 meters, and the perimeter of the triangle is 12 meters. find the dimensions of the rectangle?
*January 4, 2011 by alison*

**math**

what is the smallest perimeter possible for a rectangle whose area is 1000in^2 and what are its dimensions?
*April 28, 2013 by sonia*

**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**

The perimeter of rectangle Z is equal to its area.Rectangle Y has the same perimeter as rectangle Z.The length of rectangle Y is 5 inches and width of rectangle Z.
*April 26, 2013 by Iveth*

**calculus**

Find the dimensions of a rectangle with perimeter 100m. whose area is as large as possible.
*May 20, 2012 by :)*

**math**

one of the two numbers that can be both the perimeter and the area of the same rectangle I am assuming that you are seeking the two rectangles that have the area equal to the perimeter. A 4 x 4 square has a perimeter and area of 16. A 3 x 6 rectangle has a perimeter and area ...
*May 25, 2007 by Amanda*

**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*

**Advanced Functions**

A rectangle has perimeter 64cm and area 23cm squared. Solve the following system of equations to find the rectangle's dimensions. l=(23/w) l+w=32
*October 24, 2009 by Anonymous*

**math**

The area of a rectangle is 24, and its diagonal is radical 52. Find its dimensions and perimeter. Longer side = ? Shorter side = ? Perimeter = ?
*July 8, 2010 by G*

**math**

Find the dimensions of a rectangle with perimeter 40 with the largest area. (hint: Find an equation for area and one for perimeter, use both to find perimeter in terms of one variable)
*March 20, 2012 by Jordan*

**College Algrebra Math 133 unti 1 IP 1**

Suppose the width of a rectangle is 5 inches shorter than the length and that the perimeter of the rectangle is 80 inches. The formula for the perimeter of a rectangle is P=2L + 2W. Set up an equation for the perimeter involving only the L the length of the rectancle. And ...
*May 11, 2013 by Dana*

**math perimeter**

A rectangle is 29in width and 14 in height what is the perimeter 86? A rectangle is 11yd width and 13 yd height what is the perimeter 48? A square is 4 in on each side what is the perimeter 16?
*November 7, 2012 by Jerald*

**area, perimeter**

the perimeter of rectangle y is equal to its area. rectangle z has the same perimeter as rectangle y. the length of rectangle z is 5 inches and the width is 3 inches. explain how you can find the length and eidth of rectangle y.
*April 4, 2011 by susie*

**Math**

There's a triangle the numbers on each sides are 22 25 and 11 What is it's perimeter and area? Answer: P is 58 A is 345 There's a rectangle the numbers on 2 of the sides says 4 and 1 What is the Perimeter and area? Answer: P is 10 and A is 4 There's a rectangle the numbers are...
*January 19, 2012 by Connor*

**math, drbob222**

For this problem is it only asking for the exprssion(formula). Or do they want me to solve it. (1) A triangle has sides 3x+7,4x-9,and 5x+6. Find the expression that represents its perimeter. My answer:P=a+b+c I think the question is asking for the expression, but I would take ...
*December 12, 2006 by Jasmine20*

**Calculus (pleas help I really need help with this)**

Consider a window the shape of which is a rectangle of height h surmounted a triangle having a height T that is 1.3 times the width w of the rectangle. If the cross-sectional area is A, determine the dimensions of the window which minimize the perimeter. h=______ w=______ What...
*April 10, 2011 by Katrina*

**algebra2**

the ratio of the length to the width of a rectangle is 5:4. the perimeter of the rectangle is 72 inches. what are the dimensions of the rectangle? i got 40 and 32, am i right?
*October 12, 2010 by naomi*

**MATH0098**

The perimeter of a rectangle is 58yd , and the area of the rectangle is 54yd . Find the dimensions of the rectangle. Length: Width:
*February 27, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

The length of a rectangle is 5 cm more than twice the width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 34 cm. Find the dimensions of the rectangle.
*April 1, 2009 by Angie*

**Algebra 2**

The perimeter of a rectangle is 122m. The length of the rectangle is 11m less than 5 times the width. Find the dimensions of the rectangle.
*November 5, 2011 by John*

**Pre-Algebra**

If the perimeter of a rectangle is 38 ft and the width is 9 ft, find its length. [Hint: The perimeter of a rectangle is given by P = 2L + 2W.] I don't know why this is a problem for you. P = 38 and W = 9. Solve for L. You have only one unknown in the equation. If you don't ...
*July 16, 2006 by Tammy Evert*

**geometry**

The perimeter of a rectangle is 42m , and the area of the rectangle is 54m^2 . Find the dimensions of the rectangle.
*October 28, 2011 by Anonymous*

**math**

The length of a rectangle is 5cm more than twice the width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 34 cm. Find the dimensions of the rectangle. So confused on how to do this problem please help me thanks.
*March 13, 2013 by steph*

**math**

The length of a rectangle is 5cm more than twice the width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 34 cm. Find the dimensions of the rectangle. So confused on how to do this problem please help me thanks.
*March 13, 2013 by steph*

**algebra 1**

A rectangle has a perimeter of 12x + 20 and a width of 2x + 8. What is the length of the rectangle?
*October 12, 2010 by shaniqua*

**algebra**

the perimeter of a rectangle is 26yd, and the area of the rectangle is 36yd^2. What are the dimensions of the rectangle?
*June 2, 2013 by topaz*

**math**

Im doing my homework and it provides barely any info. here is the question. Mr Harrison has a very large backyard. He contacted the Clover Pool Company to have a pool installed in the shape of a rectangle. The Clover Pool Company would build a pool that has a perimeter of 72 ...
*January 3, 2009 by Mark*

**Math (Geometry)**

A rectangle has a perimeter of 12 m. If each side is a whole number of meters, what are the possible dimensions for the length and width? List them and explain your answer.
*March 11, 2010 by Sammi*

**Calculus (please help!!!)**

Consider a window the shape of which is a rectangle of height h surmounted a triangle having a height T that is 1.3 times the width w of the rectangle. If the cross-sectional area is A, determine the dimensions of the window which minimize the perimeter. h=______ w=______ What...
*April 10, 2011 by Katrina*

**Calculus please help!!**

Consider a window the shape of which is a rectangle of height h surmounted a triangle having a height T that is 1.3 times the width w of the rectangle. If the cross-sectional area is A, determine the dimensions of the window which minimize the perimeter. h=______ w=______ What...
*April 10, 2011 by Katrina*

**Calculus (please help!!!)**

Consider a window the shape of which is a rectangle of height h surmounted a triangle having a height T that is 1.3 times the width w of the rectangle. If the cross-sectional area is A, determine the dimensions of the window which minimize the perimeter. h=______ w=______ What...
*April 10, 2011 by Katrina*

**Calculus (please help!!!!)**

Consider a window the shape of which is a rectangle of height h surmounted a triangle having a height T that is 1.3 times the width w of the rectangle. If the cross-sectional area is A, determine the dimensions of the window which minimize the perimeter. h=______ w=______ What...
*April 10, 2011 by Katrina*

**Math**

Felic built a 4 inch by 8 inch rectangle. A. What is the perimeter of felic's rectangle? My answer is 24 in. B. The perimeter of hanas' rectangle is 2/3 as long as the perimeter of felic's. What is the perimeter of hana's rectangle? My answer is 16 in. C. What is the area of ...
*March 31, 2014 by Khrys*

**math**

Suppose that the width of a rectangle is 5 inches shorter than the length and that the perimeter of the rectangle is 50 inches. The formula for the perimeter of a rectangle is P=2L+2W. a) Set up an equation for the perimeter involving only L, the length of the rectangle. B) ...
*May 11, 2010 by tasha*

**perimeter problems math**

janet built a 5-inch ny 7-inch rectangle A:what is the perimeter of janets rectangle? B:the perimeter of olivia's rectangle is 150% as long as janet's. what is the perimeter of olivia's rectangle? C. what is the area of janets rectangle? D.the area of walters rectangle is 6/5 ...
*February 21, 2012 by justin *

**5th grade Math **

A rectangle has a perimeter of 12 m. If each side is a whole number of meters, what are the possible dimensions for the length and width? List them and explain your answer.
*March 11, 2010 by Sammi*

**math**

A rectangle has a perimeter of 12m. if each side is a whole number of meters, what are the possible dimensions for the length and width? List them and please explain your answer.
*February 27, 2012 by shion*

**algebra**

The perimeter of a rectangle is 94 ft, and the area of the rectangle is 90ft ^2. What are the dimensions of the rectangle?
*June 2, 2013 by topaz*

**Mathematics-please help quick!!**

The lenght of a rectangle is 10cm greater than its width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 1m. A.Find the simplest expression for the perimeter for the rectangle if the width is x.B. Find the width of the rectangle. C. Calculate the area of the rectangle. Answers: A=20+x .B=...
*June 10, 2012 by Scraffii*

**Mathematics-please help quick!!**

The lenght of a rectangle is 10cm greater than its width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 1m. A.Find the simplest expression for the perimeter for the rectangle if the width is x.B. Find the width of the rectangle. C. Calculate the area of the rectangle. Answers: A=20+x .B=...
*June 10, 2012 by Scraffii*

**math**

The perimeter of the rectangle is 24 cm, the long side is x + 2, the width side is x , if a new rectangle is created by doubling the lengths of the original rectangle's longest sides, what would the new rectangle's perimeter be ? a. 17 cm^2 b. 24 cm^2 c. 31 cm^2 d. 38 cm^2 e. ...
*January 5, 2014 by Thomas*

**MATH**

When a certain rectangle is folded in half, it forms two squares. If the perimeter of one of these square is 28, what is the perimeter of the original rectangle?
*November 9, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Algebra 1**

The perimeter of a rectangle equals the sum of the lengths of its four sides. If the width of a rectangle is 4 inches and its perimeter is 36 inches, find the length of the rectangle. The length of the rectangle is ? My answer was 144, is this correct?
*August 12, 2012 by Austin*

**math**

the perimeter of a rectangle is 3 times the length, plus twice the width. what is the equation to find the perimeter of the rectangle?
*October 7, 2013 by Zion*

**MTH208**

The perimeter of a rectangle equals the sum of the lengths of its four sides. If the width of a rectangle is 3 inches and its perimeter is 42 inches, find the length of the rectangle
*June 24, 2012 by Carlos Medina*

**algebra**

The perimeter of a rectangle equlas the sum of the lengths of its four sides. If the width of a rectangle is 7 inches and its perimeter is 46 inches, find the length of the rectangle
*January 14, 2013 by Anonymous*

**algebra **

The perimeter of a rectangle equals the sume of the lengths of its four sides. If the width of a rectangle is 9 inches and its perimeter is 52 inches, find the length of the rectangle.
*January 16, 2013 by luis barreto*

**Algebra **

A rectangle is 5 times longer then it is wide. If perimeter of the rectangle is 222m. What are its dimensions
*March 27, 2013 by Phil*

**Math**

if a rectangle has a perimeter of 65 and the ratio is 2:5 what is the perimeter of the smaller rectangle? 65/5=13 13x2=26 is that the answer or am I missing a step.
*September 2, 2014 by Kiele*

**math 8th grade**

perimeter of a rectangle is 32 in. wnat are the length and width that will give the rectangle the largest possible area? choices are 4in x 12in. ,5in.x 11 in.,7 in.x 9 in. ,8 in. x 8 in. i think 4 in. x 12in
*May 14, 2012 by Anonymous*

**calc**

Given that a window entails a rectangle capped by a semi-circle, given that the semi-circle’s diameter concides with the rectangle’s width, given that the window’s outside (linear and curvilinear) perimeter is 24 feet, and given that the semi-circle’s stained glass transmits ...
*April 4, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

A rectangle has a perimeter of 23cm. Its area is 33 cm*2. Determine the dimensions of the rectangle.
*May 26, 2014 by Lorrie*

**math**

A rectangle's length is three times its width. Its perimeter is 67 feet. What are the dimensions of the rectangle?
*January 11, 2012 by MB*

**Algebra**

12. The length of a rectangle is 9.7 cm more than 4 times the width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 91.4 cm, what are its dimensions? (2 points)
*October 23, 2012 by Robert*

**algebra**

The length of a rectangle is 2 cm more than four times the width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 84 cm, what are its dimensions?
*December 21, 2012 by Nestor*

**Geometry**

The length of the rectangle is 4 more than twice its width and its perimeter is 70m. What are the dimensions of the rectangle?
*January 15, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Math**

The length of a rectangle is 5 cm greater than it width. The perimeter is 58 cm. What are the dimension of the rectangle? I know the formula for Triangle Perimeter is 2(L+W) and the L is +5 more than the W but I can't write the equation for it. This is what I was thinking 58= ...
*September 1, 2011 by Shadow*

**Algebra**

The perimeter of a rectangle equals the sum of its lengths of its 4 sides. If the width of a rectangle is 4 inches and its perimeter is 38 inches, find the length of the rectangle.
*March 16, 2013 by Libby*

**algebra**

The perimeter of a rectangle is 80x. The base is 7 times the height. In terms of x, what are the dimensions of the rectangle. What is the area? Thanks..
*January 6, 2008 by Jen*

**math**

Please show me how to solve: The length of a rectangle is 3 times the width. The perimeter is 44 cm. What are the dimensions of the rectangle?
*December 30, 2011 by Jane*

**Math**

2. A rectangle whose perimeter is 80 m has an area of 384 m^2. Find the dimensions of the rectangle. Solve it as a polynomial.
*May 13, 2014 by Ara*

**Math **

a rectangle's width is one-seventh its length, its perimeter is 160m. find the dimensions of the rectangle.
*June 26, 2014 by Keya *

**math**

a rectangle's width is one-fifth its length, its perimeter is 60m. find the dimensions of the rectangle
*June 26, 2014 by Keya*

**Calculus**

A Norman window has the shape of a rectangle surmounted by a semicircle. (Thus, the diameter of the semicircle is equal to the width of the rectangle.) If the perimeter of the window is 25 ft, find the dimensions of the window so that the greatest possible amount of light is ...
*November 18, 2013 by Nate*

**pre calculus**

The perimeter of a rectangle is 480 meters and its length is 1.5 times its width. find the dimensions of the rectangle.
*January 7, 2009 by nichole*

**math**

How do you find the perimeter of a polygon? And how is finding the perimeter of a rectangle different fro finding the perimeter of other polygons?
*September 24, 2008 by dawn*

**Math**

Arectangle has perimeter 64cm and area 23cmsquared. Solve the following system of equations to find the rectangle's dimensions.
*October 24, 2009 by Ariza*

**algbrea**

given the perimeter of a rectangle and either the length or width, find the unknown measurement using the formula.the perimeter is 94 cm and the length is 25cm
*October 15, 2009 by jackjohnsonb*

**Math**

A rectangle is 3 times as long as it is wide and has the same perimeter as a square whose are is 4 sp.ft. larger than that of the rectangle. What are the dimensions of both the rectangle and the square?
*May 10, 2010 by Gabby*

**Math,Ratio**

the length of a rectangle is 6times as long as its breadth. a.) what fraction of the perimeter of the rectangle is the length of the rectangle? b.) find the ratio of the length of the rectangle to its breadth and to its perimeter. c.) if the perimeter of the rectangle is 342....
*December 26, 2011 by Da S*

**Math**

The length of a rectangle is 14 centimeters less than twice its width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 62cm. What are the dimensions of the rectangle? Here is what I did: P=2L+2W 62=2(14-W)+2W 62=28-W+2W 28-28 ------------ 34=-W+2W +W +W ------------ 34=3W -- -- 3 3 W=11.3 ...
*October 18, 2007 by Marie*

**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.
*November 29, 2007 by shelly*

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