# Algebra

The length of a rectangle is fixed at 17cm. What widths will make the perimeter greater than 98 cm?

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1. P = 2L + 2W
98 = 2(17) + 2W
98 = 34 + 2W
64 = 2W
64/2 = W
32 = W

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