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July 22, 2014

July 22, 2014

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**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**

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

**algebra , help**

Can someone help me set up the equations thanks. Directions: Solve each of the following applications. Give all answers to the nearest thousandth. Problem: Geometry. The length of a rectangle is 1 cm longer than its width. If the diagonal of the rectangle is 4 cm, what are the...
*February 20, 2007 by jas20*

**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 11**

Is it possible to construct a rectangle whose length is 1cm less than twice its width, and whose area is 40cm^2? If your answer is yes, determine the dimensions of the rectangle to the nearest tenth of a centimetre. If your answer is no, explain why it is not possible. I know ...
*February 13, 2013 by Kat*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**Math**

A rectangle is inscribed with its base on the x-axis and its upper corners on the parabola y=9-x^2. What are the dimensions of such a rectangle with the greatest possible area?
*November 4, 2008 by Mary*

**Calc**

A rectangle is inscribed with its base on the x-axis and its upper corners on the parabola y= 1-x^2. What are the dimensions of such a rectangle with the greatest possible area?
*April 5, 2009 by Manny*

**CALC**

A rectangle is inscribed with its base on the x-axis and its upper corners on the parabola y=9–x2. What are the dimensions of such a rectangle with the greatest possible area?
*May 29, 2010 by Adam*

**CALC**

A rectangle is inscribed with its base on the x-axis and its upper corners on the parabola y=9–x2. What are the dimensions of such a rectangle with the greatest possible area?
*May 30, 2010 by Adam*

**Calculus**

A rectangle is inscribed with its base on the x axis and its upper corners on the parabola y= 12 - x^2. What are the dimensions of such a rectangle with the greatest possible area?
*June 1, 2011 by Marissa*

**Calculus**

A rectangle is inscribed with its base on the x -axis and its upper corners on the parabola y= 11-x^2. What are the dimensions of such a rectangle with the greatest possible area?
*October 27, 2011 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

A rectangle is inscribed with its base on the x-axis and its upper corners on the parabola y=12−x2. What are the dimensions of such a rectangle with the greatest possible area?
*November 13, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Calc Help Please **

A rectangle is inscribed with its base on the x-axis and its upper corners on the parabola f(x)=8-x^2. What are the dimensions of such a rectangle with the greatest possible area?
*August 8, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Calculus**

A rectangle is inscribed with its base on the x-axis and its upper corners on the parabola y=2-x^2 What are the dimensions of such a rectangle with the greatest possible area? Width=? Height=?
*June 22, 2009 by Z32*

**Math**

A rectangle is inscribed with its base on the x-axis and its upper corners on the parabola y=11–(x^2). What are the dimensions of such a rectangle with the greatest possible area? Width=? Height=?
*June 3, 2010 by Coryphaus*

**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*

**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-calc**

A rectangle is inscribed with its base on the x-axis and its upper corners on the parabola y+1-x^2. What are the dimensions of such a rectangle with the greatest possible area? width? height?
*March 13, 2009 by mkcolema*

**calc**

A rectangle is inscribed with its base on the x-axis and its upper corners on the parabola y = 8−x2. What are the dimensions of such a rectangle with the greatest possible area? width= length=
*November 21, 2012 by sonia*

**Algebra**

a farmer wants to enclose a rectangle garden using the sides of her barn as one side of the rectangle. what is the maximum area which she can enclose with 60ft of fence? what should the dimensions of the garden be to give this area? Max area which she can enclose with 60ft of ...
*April 29, 2012 by ShelbyA*

**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*

**Algebra**

the length of a rectangle is 1 inch greater than its width if its dimensions are doubled its area increases by 36 square inches give an equation to find its dimensions
*May 8, 2012 by Jonathan *

**calculus**

The figure below shows the curves y=square root of x, x=9, y=0 and a rectangle with the sides parallel to the axes and its left end at x=a. Find the dimensions of the rectangle having the maximum possible area.
*November 13, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Algebra Word Problem**

A rectangle has dimensions of 12x8inches. If a uniform border is added, then the new rectangle has twice the area of the old rectangle. a) Find the width of the border b) find the new dimensions of the rectangle
*December 13, 2007 by Ray*

**Math**

A mechanical engineering student wishes to inscribe a rectangle in a quarter circle of radius 2.00 cm. Determine the dimensions of the rectangle that will give it the greatest area. length in cm = height in cm = My attempt on find the relationship between the rectangle and the...
*January 29, 2013 by Ashley*

**Maths**

The dimensions of rectangle B are twice the dimensions of rectangle A. The area of rectangle B is 200 cm2. What is the area of rectangle A?
*April 4, 2013 by Sanya*

**7th grade mathSuppose**

Suppose rectangles X and Y are similar. The dimensions of rectangle X are 5 centimeters by 7 centimeters. The area of rectangle Y is 140 square centimeters. What are the dimensions of rectangle Y?
*November 1, 2009 by DIANE*

**Physics**

A five-sided object, whose dimensions are shown in the figure, is placed in a uniform magnetic field. The magnetic field has a magnitude of 0.72 T and points along the positive y direction. Determine the magnetic flux through each of the five sides. picture can be found on ...
*October 19, 2013 by Sarah*

**Math**

A rectangle has a width of 4 cm and a height of 3 cm. If another rectangle is to be drawn so it has a golden ratio with the first rectangle, what could the dimensions of the new rectangle be? 7 cm by 4 cm 8 cm by 3 cm 3 cm by 4 cm 4 cm by 8 cm
*May 26, 2013 by Kandee*

**Geometry/algebra 1 **

Use the given area A of the rectangle to find the value of x. Then give the dimensions of the rectangle. A=91m^2 A=L•W L=(2x+3)m W=(x+2)m 91m^2=(2x+3)m•(x+2)m 91=(x+2)(2x+3) Now what?
*September 3, 2013 by Anonymous *

**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*

**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*

**calculus**

A rectangle is inscribed with its base on the x-axis and its upper corners on the parabola y=2–x2. What are the dimensions of such a rectangle with the greatest possible area? I got Width = 4/1.732 but i don't know why its wrong I got Height = 4/3 which is right
*September 7, 2010 by kwack*

**math**

A garden will be made up of a parallelogram, a rectangle and a triangle. The garden must have an area of 500m 2 . Draw two possible gardens. Determine the dimensions of each part of the garden, and justify your choice of these dimensions
*December 9, 2013 by joy*

**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*

**Grade 8 Math**

A garden will be made up of a parallelogram, a rectangle and a triangle. The garden must have an area of 500m2. Draw two possible gardens. Determine the dimensions of each part of the garden, and justify your choice of these dimensions.
*November 23, 2013 by Robel Taame*

**math**

a rectangle is twice as long as it is wide. if both of its dimensions are increased by 4m, its area is increased by 88m^2 find the dimensions of the original rectangle Original rectangle = w for width and 2w for length. Area = w x 2w Larger rectangle = w+4 for width and 2w+4 ...
*November 29, 2006 by samantha*

**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*

**Calculus :)**

A rectangle is inscribed with its base on the x-axis and its upper corners on the parabola y=6–x^2. What are the dimensions of such a rectangle with the greatest possible area? Find Width=____ & Height=4 just need to find width.. is not 2
*July 26, 2011 by Brit*

**math**

a rectangle is five times as long as it is wide. if it were 24 cm shorter and 24 cm wider, it would be a square. What are its dimensions?
*January 21, 2014 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*

**math**

The length of a rectangle is 2 inches longer than the width. The area of the rectangle is 56 in^2. Find the dimensions. Also: The length of a rectangle is 3 ft more than the width. The area of the rectangle is 28 ft^2. Find the dimensions.
*November 14, 2013 by Shanice M.*

**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*

**calculus**

Construct a window in the shape of a semi-circle over a rectangle.If the distance around the outside of the window is 12 feet.What dimensions will result in the rectangle having the largest possible area? We need to find Amax I know the circmfrence is 12 12=w+2L+a/2(pie) I'm ...
*December 13, 2011 by fareha*

**Geometry**

How do I set this up to work it? The length of a rectangle is 1 cm longer than its width. If the diagnol of the rectangle is 4cm, what are the dimensions of the rectangle?
*October 17, 2007 by Debbie*

**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*

**Algebra**

the length of a rectangle is 5m more than twice its width. and the area of the rectangle is 88m^2. find the dimensions of the rectangle.
*May 5, 2011 by Shantelle*

**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**

If the length of a rectangle is (2x-1)cm and its width is (x+3)cm. How do i write an expression in the form ax^2+bx+c for the area of the rectangle? Given that the area of the rectangle is 294cm^2, determine the value of x and state the dimensions of the rectangle in cms?? ...
*June 30, 2009 by Shaw*

**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 **

The length of a rectangle is more than double the width, and the area of the rectangle is . Find the dimensions of the rectangle.
*December 1, 2013 by Sara*

**Math**

The length of a rectangle is 11 cm more than its width. The area of the rectangle is 2040 cm^2. Find the dimensions of the rectangle.
*April 29, 2014 by Ara*

**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**

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**

How do I find the dimensions of a rectangle if the length of the rectangle is 1 yard more than twice its width, and the area of the rectangle is 66 yards^2 .
*March 7, 2013 by Terry*

**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*

**beginning algebra**

The length of a rectangle is 1ft more than twice its width, and the area of the rectangle is 28ft^2 . Find the dimensions of the rectangle. l= w=
*February 9, 2011 by Rachal*

**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*

**calculus**

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

**math**

The area of a rectangular garden is given by the trinomial 2x squared + 2x - 84. What are the possible dimensions of the rectangle?
*February 19, 2013 by Mya*

**math**

A rectangle is 4 times as long as it is wide. A 2nd rectangle is 5centimeters longer and 2 centimeters wider than the first. what are the dimensions of the original rectangle?
*January 13, 2011 by maya*

**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*

**math**

Give the dimensions of a picture frame that is a golden rectangle.
*March 10, 2010 by meghan*

**Geometry**

Give the dimensions of a picture frame that is a golden rectangle.
*March 11, 2010 by Anonymous*

**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*

**Quadratic Equations**

The length of a rectangle is 5 ft more than the width. If the area of the rectangle is 36 sq. ft what are the dimensions of the rectangle? (Please provide steps/explanation to solve this problem.)
*March 29, 2009 by purpletree*

**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*

**math**

a rectangle has and area of 20 cm second power. list all possible sets of dimensions it could have.
*February 1, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Algebra**

The area of a rectangular room is given by the trinomial x2 – 3x – 28. What are the possible dimensions of the rectangle? Use factoring.
*March 6, 2014 by Sandra*

**Algebra**

The area of a rectangular table is given by the trinomial x2 + 7x – 30. What are the possible dimensions of the rectangle? Use factoring.
*March 7, 2014 by Sandra*

**Math**

I don't understand this quadratic equation: The ratio of the measures of the length and width of a rectangle is 5:7. the area of the rectangle is 1,715 square feet. Find the dimensions of the rectangle.
*January 31, 2012 by Elizabeth*

**Math**

You have 300 meters of fencing with which to build two enclosures. One will be a square, and the other will be a rectangle where the length of the base is exactly twice the length of the height. Give the dimensions of the square and rectangle that minimize the combined area.
*June 5, 2012 by KK*

**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*

**algebra**

Please help...The area of a rectangular room is given by the trinomial x^2+4x-12. What are the possible dimensions of the rectangle? Use factoring.
*February 13, 2014 by Kesha*

**Algebra/geometry **

a rectangle has a width of 4 cm less than it's length. if a new rectangle is formed by increasing the width 5 cm and decreasing the length 3 cm, the area of this resulting rectangle is 177 cm squared. what are the dimensions of the original rectangle?
*March 6, 2011 by Bill*

**Algebra**

A rectangle was 25 cm longer than it was wide. A new rectangle was formed by decreasing the length by 6 cm and decreasing the width by 5 cm. The area of the new rectangle was 585 cm squared. Find the dimensions of the original rectangle.
*January 29, 2013 by Joseph*

**FACTORING POLYNOMIALS**

How would you factor the problem: 7-23r+6r to the second power (only 6r is to the second power) And if a length of a rectangle i 3 more than twice the width and the are is 90 cm squared than what are the dimensions of the rectangle? Oh its not rectangle i its rectangle IS ...
*January 23, 2007 by Judy*

**Algebra word problem**

The area of a rectangular garden is given by the trinomial x2 + 6x – 27. What are the possible dimensions of the rectangle? Use factoring.
*March 7, 2014 by Sandra*

**Algebra Question~!**

The area of a rectangular room is given by the trinomial x^2+7x-30. What are the possible dimensions of the rectangle? Use factoring. (1 point)
*March 15, 2014 by Gabby*

**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*

**Math**

Is it possible for two right rectangular prisms to have the same volume yet not have the exact same dimensions? If it is not possible, explain why. If it is possible, give an example that proves the statement.
*April 10, 2008 by Tiffany*

**math**

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 46 ft, find the dimensions of the window so that the greatest possible amount of light is ...
*March 30, 2007 by Fabiola*

**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**

A rectange has dimensions of 1 and 6. Another rectangle was drawn from it using a scale factor of 1.5. A. The area of the large rectangle is how many times the area of the small rectangle? B. The perimter of the large rectangle is how many times the perimeter of the small ...
*November 9, 2008 by Samantha*

**math**

Please show all of your work in the space below. Please present and organized and complete solution. A garden will be made up of a parallelogram, a rectangle and a triangle. The garden must have an area of 500m square. Draw two possible gardens. Determine the dimensions of ...
*November 22, 2013 by jhon*

**math**

Marcus has 68 ft of fencing. He wants to build a rectangular pen with the largest possible area. What should the dimensions of the rectangle be? a. 19 by 21 b. 21 by 13 c. 17 by 17 d. 19 by 15 I got a. Is this right?
*November 23, 2007 by keisha*

**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?**

Hello can u help? I need a solution to calculus problem I have $500.00 to spend on fencing for a garden. The fence for the street side costs $30.00 per foot and the other three sides cost $10.00 per foot. what dimensions will give you a rectangle for the largest possible area...
*July 14, 2012 by GiGi*

**Math**

Find the shaded area in the following figure if the rectangle inscribed in the circle has dimensions 3 ft x 4 ft. I know I find the area of the rectangle A=l*w, but what do I do next?
*December 16, 2009 by Punkie*

**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 (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*

**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*

**geometry**

The width of a rectangle is 6 cm less than its length. If the area of the rectangle is 135 square cm, find the dimensions. Then find the perimeter of the rectangle.
*November 15, 2011 by jay*

**math**

A rectange has dimensions of 1 and 6. Another rectangle was drawn from it using a scale factor of 1.5. A. The area of the large rectangle is how many times the area of the small rectangle? B. The perimter of the large rectangle is how many times the perimeter of the small ...
*March 6, 2012 by Jazzy*

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