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October 20, 2014

October 20, 2014

Number of results: 14,281

**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*

**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*

**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*

**math/geometry**

the area of one triangle is 9dm^2 and its perimeter is 4x-4. The area of a similar triangle is 4dm^2 and its perimeter is 2x+6. Find the perimeter of each triangle.
*November 11, 2008 by katie*

**math (area&perimeter)**

the demensions of a rectangle are 5y for the height, and 7y-4 for the length. the question i need help with is asking me to simplify the equation for the perimeter and the area of this figure.
*January 23, 2011 by aleasha*

**Algebra**

Find a polynominal for the perimeter and for the area. The demensions are: Width:b+3, Length:b The perimeter is: The area is: Do not factor. Please help.
*March 2, 2009 by Kaui*

**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*

**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*

**Area and Perimeter**

if the area of a square is 9m squared, what is the perimeter and how do you figure it out
*October 10, 2007 by Cyleste*

**math**

a square with perimeter 5 less then the area. perimeter and area equal 45
*April 3, 2011 by lily*

**Math**

Perimeter of rectangle = 2*l+b. Area = l*b. If l = 1m, b = 55cm. Find area and perimeter
*February 17, 2014 by SAM*

**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 *

**math**

Suppose the area of a rectangle is 36 square inches. Find the Minimum perimeter for a rectangle with this area. Please help asap. Thank you! (so much) We know that A=l*w=36 and P=2(l+w) From the area formula we see that l=36/w Putting this into the perimeter formula we get P=2...
*August 31, 2006 by l*

**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*

**Geometry**

graph each set of lines to form a triangle. find the area and perimeter. y=2, x=5 , and y=x Answer is Area = 4.5 units Perimeter = 6 + square root of 2. I don't know how to graph this. What does y=x mean?
*July 4, 2012 by Ethan*

**math**

the area of a certain rectangle is 288 yd squared. the perimeter is 68 yards. f you double the length and width what will be the area and perimeter of the new rectangle
*January 6, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Area and Perimeter**

Create a new floor plan with a master bedroom showing an area of 120 square feet and a perimeter of 44 feet
*January 26, 2011 by Di'Aisha*

**MATH**

the area of a certain rectangle is 288yd squared. the perimeter is 68yd. if you double the length and width,what will be the area and perimeter of the new rectangle?
*May 9, 2013 by DANNY*

**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**

The area of a certain rectangle is 288 yd2 the perimeter is 68 yd. if you double the length and the width what will be the area and perimeter of a new rectangle?
*March 7, 2013 by Manny*

**Math**

The area of certain rectangle is 288 yd. the perimeter is 68 yd. if you double the length and width, what will be the area and perimeter of the new rectangle.
*January 23, 2013 by Jake*

**geometry**

ok i have 2 problems and id appreciate it if someone can help :) 1. given hexagon ABCDEF with diagonal AC being 2 calculate the area and perimeter of the hexagon. 2. the perimeter of an equilateral triangle is equal to its area. find the side length
*December 12, 2011 by Henry*

**math**

A trapezoid has an area of one and a perimeter of five. If this pattern continues, what is the perimeter of a large trapezoid with an area of 96
*February 21, 2013 by x*

**Th**

the area of a regular polygon varies jointly as its apothem and its perimeter. express the area in terms pf apothem a and the perimeter p
*August 28, 2014 by Mary*

**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*

**Geometry**

1. What is the base and the height of the rectangle if the area is 216 and the perimeter is 66? 2.The perimeter of an isosceles trapezoid is 40 ft. Thr bases of the trapezoid are 11ft and 19 ft. Find the area of the trapezoid.
*April 28, 2012 by Anonymous*

**geometry**

Find the length of a side of a square whose perimeter and area have the same value. help? perimeter of a square is P=4s & the area of a square is A=s^2
*September 25, 2011 by jaz*

**algebra**

The perimeter of a square is 12cm greater than that of another square. It's area exceeds the area of the other by 39cm^2. Find the perimeter of each square. I don't get how to set this up.
*September 10, 2013 by Tim*

**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*

**geometry**

The lengths of the sides of a rectangle become 4 times greater than the original measurements. Which statement is true about the rectangle? A. Its area becomes 4 times greater, and perimeter becomes 16 times greater. B. Its area becomes 16 times greater, and perimeter becomes ...
*February 15, 2012 by need Help*

**math**

the perimeter of the room is 16yd and the area is 16yd^2. What would the perimeter and the area of the room be in a scale drawing: 1ft to 4yd please help i dont get this at all!!!
*March 25, 2008 by Mackenzie*

**7th Grade Math**

The area of a certain rectangle is 288yd^2.the perimeter is 68yd.if you double the lengths and widths,what will be the new area and perimeter of the new rectangle be?
*February 11, 2013 by Alayah*

**MaTH!!!**

Let P(x,y) be a point on the curve y=16-x^2 and let A be the point directly below P on the x axis. If O is the origin, find the area and the perimeter of triangle OAP as functions of x. I got Area=x(8-1/2x^2). Is that right? And perimeter= x+16-x^2+ (square root 256-30x^2) Did...
*March 9, 2012 by L.Bianchessi*

**Math **

Larry and Gary are discussing whose garden has the most area to plant flowers. Larry claims that all they have to do is walk around the two gardens to get the perimeter and the one with the greatest perimeter has the greatest area. How would you help these students?
*October 14, 2014 by Ellie*

**Pre-Calculus**

A window has the shape of a square surmounted by an isosceles triangle. The sides of the square are length x. The The perimeter of the window is 90 inches. Thus, the perimeter of the triangle is x+2y. So, 90 inches = 3x+2y. (a) Write an equation for the area of the window in ...
*January 23, 2011 by SpencerCH*

**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*

**Algebra2**

The perimeter of a square is 12 cm greater than that of another square. It's area exceeds the area of the other by 39 cm^2. Find the perimeter of each square.
*September 10, 2013 by Tim*

**Pre-Calculus**

Composition of Functions f o g(x)=f(g(x)) --> I know that this is eqivalent to f(g(x)) Given f(x) = 2x+1, and g(X) = 3x+1 find:f o g(x)=f(g(x)) This is what I did, but I don't think Ive solved it correctly f(g(x)) = f(x-3) f(x-3) = 1(x-3)-3x+2 =x-3-3x+2 f(g(x)) = -2x-1 The ...
*September 27, 2012 by Shreya*

**Math**

The perimeter of a semicircle is 72 cm. Find the raduis of the semicircle and then find its area Consider the full circle: perimeter 144 radius= perimetercircle/2PI areacircle= PI*rad^2 areasemicircle= 1/2 area circle
*April 21, 2007 by Anonymous*

**Math**

The perimeter of rectangle P is 12 feet. The perimeter of rectangle Q is 18 feet. Both rectangles have the same area.Find the area and dimensoin of each rectangle.
*April 20, 2011 by Sarah*

**geometry**

a parallelogram has the vertices (-1,2), (4,4), (2,-1), and (-3,-3). determine what type of parallelogram. find the perimeter and area. i found the parallelogram part and its a rhombus but i cant find the perimeter and area
*December 8, 2011 by damon*

**algebra**

what is the perimeter of a square with sides that are sqrt3 + sqrt5 on every side? what is the area? not perimeter area= (sqrt3 + sqrt5 )(sqrt3 + sqrt5 ) Multiply it out. I will be happy to critique your thinking and work.
*June 29, 2007 by kris*

**Optimization**

A Norman window has the shape of a semicircle atop a rectangle so that the diameter of the semicircle is equal to the width of the rectangle. What is the area of the largest possible Norman window with a perimeter of 45 feet? so the perimeter is: pi*r + 2r + 2h = 45. h= (45 - ...
*November 24, 2006 by Tom*

**4th grade**

What is the perimeter of a dog huse in the shape of a regular pentagon if the perimeter is 35 feet,what is the length of each side of the play area?
*April 5, 2010 by delacia williams*

**3rd grade**

use the grid. draw two different figures that each have a perimeter of 14. find each area. question 2. draw a figure with the given perimeter of 10 units and 22 units. question 3. explain why it would be important to know the area of a room that new furniyure will be going into.
*March 9, 2010 by Kainalu Mauga*

**math**

Bernie put in a garden in her back yard. The garden has a perimeter of 272 feet. She wants to know the total surface area of the garden and all she knows is the perimeter and that the width is 20% or (1/5) of the length. (Remember 20% and the fraction 1/5 is the same decimal ...
*December 9, 2012 by jessica*

**maths-perimeter**

Plse tell me if there is any relation between area and perimeter of any regular polygan , if the answer is yes. Can it be applicable to irregular ones also
*March 3, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

the perimeter of a room is 45 yards and the area is 120 square yards. what would be the perimeter and the area of the room on a scale drawing with the scale of 3 feet to 1 yard?
*March 27, 2012 by Taylor*

**math,help**

help Probblem #6 solve by multiplying through with the common denominator (11)/(3)x + (1)/(6) = (8)/(3)x + (19)/(6) Problem #20 the perimeter of a rectangle is to be no greater than 300in. and the length must be 125in. write an inequality representing the maximum perimeter. i ...
*March 18, 2007 by jasort20*

**Mathematics**

A landscape architect wants to maximise the area of a herbal garden. The fence around the perimeter of the area must be 60 metres long. The optimal width of the rectangular area is ?
*March 20, 2011 by Natascha*

**Mathematics**

A landscape architect wants to maximise the area of a herbal garden. The fence around the perimeter of the area must be 60 metres long. The optimal width of the rectangular area is ?
*March 20, 2011 by Natascha*

**math**

Bernie put in a garden in her back yard. The garden has a perimeter of 199 feet. She wants to know the total surface area of the garden and all she knows is the perimeter and that the width is 20% or (1/5) of the length. (Remember 20% and the fraction 1/5 is the same decimal ...
*December 17, 2012 by louse*

**help asap!!**

Bernie put in a garden in her back yard. The garden has a perimeter of 213 feet. She wants to know the total surface area of the garden and all she knows is the perimeter and that the width is 20% or (1/5) of the length. (Remember 20% and the fraction 1/5 is the same decimal ...
*February 22, 2013 by lilly*

**math helpp!!!**

Bernie put in a garden in her back yard. The garden has a perimeter of 265 feet. She wants to know the total surface area of the garden and all she knows is the perimeter and that the width is 20% or (1/5) of the length. (Remember 20% and the fraction 1/5 is the same decimal ...
*December 13, 2012 by Kate*

**math quick help**

Bernie put in a garden in her back yard. The garden has a perimeter of 195 feet. She wants to know the total surface area of the garden and all she knows is the perimeter and that the width is 20% or (1/5) of the length. (Remember 20% and the fraction 1/5 is the same decimal ...
*December 17, 2012 by erin*

**Math**

Need to tell the appropriate measure for finding the amount of fencing to enclose a rectangular garden. Have to choose between perimeter and area. Would it be perimeter?
*February 28, 2012 by Brandi*

**Math--Area**

Find the area of each regular polygon to the nearest tenth. Octagon with side length of 10 kilometers. Heres what I tried; but I don't know if im on the right track. Area=1/2 * Perimeter* Apothem Perimeter=base of octagon* number of sides Perimeter=10*8=80 km. SO A=40a (1/2 of...
*April 4, 2007 by natalie*

**math**

The area of a rectangle is 100 sq. in. The perimeter of the rectangle is 4o in. A second rectangle has the same area but a different perimeter. Is the second rectangle a square? Explain why or why not.
*February 25, 2010 by Anonymous*

**math**

The width of the rectangle is half its length and the perimeter is 42m.caculate the area of the rectangle.find the width and length of perimeter and area.
*January 12, 2012 by anna*

**Math**

The area of a rectangle is shown below The area of the rectangle is 56 Which of the following are possible values for the length and width of the rectangle? A.length=6cm and width=9cm B.length=7cm and width=8cm C.length=14cm and width=14cm D.Length=28cm and width=28cm B? What ...
*March 6, 2013 by Jerald*

**Math**

Yesterday someone posted my exact question, but I can't find the answer. What is area/perimeter of capital letters: I, U, and J? I know that area= lxw P= add up all the sides The area part is hard to figure
*May 19, 2010 by Jenna*

**geometry**

The perimeter of a triangle, its area, and the radius of the circle inscribed in the triangle are related in an interesting way. Prove that the radius of the circle times the perimeter of the triangle equals twice the area of the triangle.
*April 11, 2010 by sarah A*

**Algebra 2**

A rancher is fencing off a rectangular area with a fixed perimeter of 76 m. What dimensions would yield the maximum area? Find the maximum area.
*January 18, 2012 by Peter*

**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**

describe the largest pen area possible using the same amount of fencing in 6'X14' area. How do the perimeter and area compare to the pen above?
*September 25, 2012 by niemann*

**Measurements**

how do you solve this Area of a polygon: A=1/2aP Perimeter: P=ns It is a hexagon (6 sides) the sides measure 8cm therefore I have a perimeter measuring P=6(8)=48 RIGHT? and for the area I have A=1/2 the apothem= 4 square root of 3 and the P= 48 so, A=1/2(4 square root of 3)48...
*February 5, 2010 by RMZ*

**math**

square x has an area of 100 square units. Square Y has a perimeter that is half of the perimeter of square x. What is the area of square y?
*February 2, 2011 by Esther*

**geometry**

Create a word problem about a real life situation involving perimeter and area of a composite shape. I don't know any real life situations involving perimeter and area of a composite shape. Need Help. Please Help.
*December 19, 2012 by emily*

**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 area of a square is 36 square feet. If each side is lengthened by 4 feet, how could the perimeter of the new square be calculated? A. Divide 36 by 4 to get 9. Then add 4 to 9 to get 13 and multiply this by 4 to get the new perimeter. B. Divide 36 by 4 to get 9. Then add 4 ...
*February 18, 2014 by Naomi*

**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*

**perimeter and area**

what is 800cm times 15cm help me find the area cm2
*October 19, 2012 by sophie*

**area an perimeter**

a parallelogramhas an area of 4yd squared the height is 1yd find the base
*September 25, 2011 by margie*

**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*

**Pre-Algebra**

A triangle is enlarged by a scale factor of 10/3. a) If the perimeter of the copy is 36 meters, find the perimeter of the original triangle using the proportion 10/3. b) If the area of the copied triangle is 48 meters squared, use a proportion to find the area of the original ...
*March 5, 2008 by Joy*

**Algebra**

What is the maximum area of a rectangle area with a fixed perimeter of 80 ft?
*March 5, 2011 by Anonymous*

**perimeter and area fractions**

find the pereimeter and area for 9 /2/3 a fraction
*January 28, 2013 by jada*

**To ; Ms sue or other math helpers**

A rectangular pool has a length 2m shorter than twice its width. a.) write an expression to determine the pool's perimeter. What is it's perimeter? b.) write an expression to determine the surface area of the pool. What is the surface area?
*June 9, 2013 by Rihanna*

**math**

The basketball coach wants to know the perimeter of the court. The area of the court is 4700 feet2. What is the perimeter? The long side of the court is 94 feet.
*March 18, 2010 by Christine*

**algebra**

1. What must be added to p to produce q? 2. What is the perimeter of the rectangle if the length is 2x-3y and the width is x+2y? What is the area? 3. What must be subtracted to 7y to leave -5y+2z? 1. q = 1 - p 2. Perimeter of rectangle = 2 length + 2 width. Area is length ...
*July 18, 2007 by klar maesen*

**Math**

ok so, a square is 9.3cm at the top so what is the area? I got the perimeter and it is 37.2 cm but I just cant understand how to do area and get the right answer
*March 9, 2011 by Olivia*

**Geometry **

How do I find the area of a trapazoid with side lenghts 6 & 7, bottom 17 and top 10. I know the perimeter is 40. Now I need the area.
*May 22, 2011 by Mary *

**Geometry**

A rectangular garden has an area of 55m2 and a perimater of 32 m. If its length is doubled, what is the % of increase on the new area and perimeter?
*September 26, 2012 by Bryan*

**Math**

A square has an area of 27 square units. If the perimeter of the square is equal to the perimeter of an equilateral triangle, find the area of the equilateral triangle.
*August 12, 2013 by Arch*

**Math**

Maximizing Area: Among all rectangles that have a perimeter of 20 ft, find the dimensions of the one with the largest area.
*October 9, 2009 by David*

**Geometry**

how do you find length when you are given perimeter and width? area? the length of what??????? wow You divide the perimeter by the width!Somebody helped me with this question to. in.=4yd.
*August 23, 2005 by Carolina*

**easy GEOMETRY!!**

1.The perimeter of parallelogram QUAD is 10 more than 5 times AU. If QU =26 cm. find AU 2.If diagonals of a rhombus are 10 cm and 24 cm. find the area and perimeter of the rhombus SOlutions pleaseeeeeee
*October 22, 2013 by keisha*

**math**

If the rectangles width is trippled and its length is doubled the perimeter of the new rectangle is 92 centimeter greater than the original perimeter what is the area of the original rectangle?
*January 30, 2014 by annie*

**math**

If the rectangles width is trippled and its length is doubled the perimeter of the new rectangle is 92 centimeter greater than the original perimeter what is the area of the original rectangle?
*January 30, 2014 by annie*

**Algebra I**

The expression 2(l+w) may be used to find the perimeter of a rectangle. What are the length and width of a rectangle if the area is 13 1/2 square units and the length of one side is 1/5 the measure of the perimeter?
*August 29, 2010 by Dev*

**4th grade**

Two rectangles have the same shape. The perimeter of the larger one is twice the perimeter of the smaller one.How many times as great is the larger rectangle's area?
*November 17, 2010 by Kache'la *

**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*

**math **

the area of a rectangle is 100 square inches. the perimeter of the rectangle is 40 inches. a second rectangle has the same area but a different perimeter. is the second rectangle a square? explain why or why not.
*April 13, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Math**

The perimeter of a rectangle is 34 feet and the area measures 60 square feet. What are the length and width of the rectangle? (Hint: Use the equations : perimeter = times the sum of the length and the width area = length times width)
*November 21, 2009 by Zach*

**Geometry**

A kindergarten school has square mats in two colors, red and blue. The ratio of the perimeter of the red mat to the perimeter of the blue mat is 2 : 1. The area of the blue mat is 36 square feet. What is the area of the red mat?
*April 2, 2012 by V'Andrew *

**Maths**

A square has an area of S^2 and a regular hexagon has a perimeter of T. If p is the perimeter of the square and h is a side of the hexagon, then find h+p in terms of S and T.
*June 19, 2010 by Mark*

**calculus**

Find the lenght of the sides of an isosceles triangle with a given perimeter if its area is to be as great as possible. let k be the the length of the two iso sides, so the other side is P-2k. Call that the base. Using Heron's formula: Area=SQRT(s(s-a)(s-b)(s-c)), but s= P/2...
*March 9, 2007 by amy07*

**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*

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