# EASy QUESTION JUST NEED ANSWER!!!!!

(Tell whether each expression would give you the area or the perimeter of the rectangle)

1.)XY

4) y + 2x +y

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1. the area of a rectangle is
length times width

the perimeter of a rectangle is twice the length + twice the width

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posted by Damon
2. Nina -- or whoever you are --

Damon, Anonymous, and I have all tried to help you on this simple question.

Please don't post it again without telling us what you don't understand about our responses.

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3. i don't get this because if the first box says XY how do i know what to multiply since those are LETTERS not NUMBERS so how do i solve it then?

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posted by XOBRITnEYXO
4. Thank you for clarifying your confusion.

Your question asks which expression to use. It doesn't ask you to solve the problem with real numbers.

1) xy means two different unknown numbers multiplied together.

4) y + 2x + y means you add 2 times an unknown and 2 times another unknown.

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