# The length of a rectangle is 4 times its width. If the length of the rectangle is cut in half, the new perimeter is which percent of the original perimeter

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1. ### algebra

The length of a rectangle is 4 times its width. If the length of the rectangle is cut in half, the new perimeter is which percent of the original perimeter
2. ### 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...
3. ### 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...
4. ### 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...
5. ### math

The length of a rectangle is twice the width. If the length is increased by 6, and the width is doubled, a new rectangle is formed whose perimeter is 20 more than the perimeter of the original rectangle. Find the dimensions of the original rectangle.
6. ### Math

The length of a rectangle is 5 inches less than 3 times the width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 14 inches. Find the length and width of the rectangle. I did this: Length 3x-5; width 3x Then I did guess and check and came up with X=2 solving the problem with a perimeter of...
7. ### geometry

A rectangle measures 6 inches in length by 9 inches in width. If the rectangle will be enlarged by 250%, what will be the lengths of the sides of the new rectangle? What percent bigger is the perimeter of the new rectangle, compared to the original?
8. ### Algebra

If the trend continued, in how many years would the median home value be \$170,000? Show how obtained your answer using the linear equation you found in part c) Suppose that the width of a rectangle is three feet shorter than length and that the perimeter of the rectangle is 86...
9. ### 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?
10. ### 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?
11. ### 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 ...
12. ### 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.
13. ### geometric

The perimeter of a rectangular carpet is 70feet. The with is three -fourths the length .Find the width. 38. The length of a rectagular room is six times as the width . The perimeter 84 yards. find the width. 39. The width of a rectangle is 12 less than the length. The ...
14. ### Math

Determine the perimeter and area of a rectangle that has a width of 6 inches and a length of 8 inches. Using a ratio of 1:2, draw a similar rectangle that is double the width and length of the first shape. Determine the perimeter and area of this new rectangle. Draw one more ...
15. ### 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) ...
16. ### algebra1

The length of a rectangle is twice the width. If the length is increased by 4 inches and the width is decreased by 1 inch, a new rectangle is formed whose perimeter is 198 inches. Find the dimensions of the original rectangle.
17. ### algebra

The length of a rectangle is twice the width.  If the length is increased by 4 inches and the width is diminished by 1 inch, a new rectangle is formed whose perimeter is 198 inches.  Fine the dimensions of the original rectangle.
18. ### 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 ...
19. ### Algebra

1) what is the equation for the line that passes through the point (-3,5) and has a slope of -3 ? 2)the formula for the perimeter of a rectangle is P = 2(l+w). If the width of a rectangle is half its length. how many times its length is its perimeter? 3)what is the GCF of -60x...
20. ### 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 ...
21. ### Math

The formula for the perimeter of a rectangle is P = 2l + 2w. The length of a rectangle is 3 times its width. Which expression represents the perimeter of the rectangle? Question 3 options: 2 + w(3w) 2 + w(w + 3) 2(3w) + 2w 2(w + 3) + 2w
22. ### geometry

If the length of a rectangle is twice its width, w, write an expression to represent the perimeter of the rectangle. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 72 inches, what is the length and width of the rectangle?
23. ### Algebra 1

Okay one last one that I've spent all night truing to figue out. 2. The width of a rectangle is 6 cm longer than its length. Its perimeter is more than 36 cm. Let l equal the length of the rectangle. a. for the width in terms of the length. W= l + 6= <36 b. Write an ...
24. ### math

The perimeter of a rectangle is given by P = 2W + 2L where W is the width and L is the length. The length of a rectangle is 3 more than twice its width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 66 meters. What is the length and width of the rectangle?
25. ### algebra

Perimeter of a rectangle. The width of a rectangle is three fourths of the length. The perimeter of the rectangle becomes 50 cm when the length and the width are each increased by 2 cm. Find the length and the width.
26. ### math

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 width of rectangle y.
27. ### Math (2nd Try)

A rectangle has a length of 6x^3 y^2 - 1 and a width of 3xy + 2. The formula for the perimeter of a rectangle is P=2l + 2w, where l is the length and w is the width. What is the perimeter of the rectangle? Simplify your answer.
28. ### Algebra Math

The length of a rectangle is two more than three times its width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 116. Determine the length and width of the rectangle.
29. ### 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)
30. ### 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?
31. ### maths

A rectangle has length & width in the ratio of 3:2.If the length is increased by 8 & width is increased by 50%.The ratio of new perimeter to original perimeter is 8:5.Find the area of new rectangle
32. ### 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 ...
33. ### 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.
34. ### algebra

the length of a rectangle is 5 times its width. if the length is decreased by 3 meters, and the width is increased by 10 meters, the perimeter will be 374 meters. find the length of the original rectangle.
35. ### 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.
36. ### Math

The length of a rectangle is 1 meter more than 5 times it's width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 98 meters. Find the length and width of the rectangle.
37. ### Math

The variable W represents the width of a rectangle. The length of the rectangle, L, is 5 less than twice the width. Write an expression for the length of the rectangle in terms of W. Write a simplified expression for the perimeter of the rectangle in terms of W. Find the ...
38. ### 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 ...
39. ### algebra

What is the width of a rectangle with a perimeter of 70 feet if its length is 1 foot? 2 feet? L.feet? perimeter = 2(length + width) If perimeter = 70 then 35= length + width Now substitute 1,2,and L and solve for width. how do you find the L. feet? L is supposed to be any ...
40. ### 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...
41. ### 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. ...
42. ### math

The length of a rectangle is three times the length of a side of a square and the width of the rectangle is two less than the side of the square. If the perimeter of the rectangle is twenty eight more than the perimeter of the square, find the length of a side of the square...
43. ### Algebra

Can you please review to see if I am on the right track with this problem: The length of a rectangle is 2 centimeters less than two times the width of the rectangle. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 98 centimeters, what is the length of the rectangle? Write a system of ...
44. ### algebra

The length of a rectangle is 6 cm more than four times the width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 42 cm, what are its dimensions? a. length = 18 cm; width = 3 cm b. length = 18 cm; width = 9 cm c. length = 6 cm; width = 9 cm d. length = 3 cm; width = 18 cm
45. ### 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?
46. ### Alg. I

A rectangle has a length of 6x^3 y^2 - 1 and a width of 3xy + 2. The formula for the perimeter of a rectangle is P=2l + 2w, where l is the length and w is the width. What is the perimeter of the rectangle? Simplify your answer.
47. ### math b

the function for the perimeter of a rectangle is given as P=4x+6 a) Give an expression for the length of the rectangle in terms of the width. b) If the width is half the length, state a function for both the width and length describing the domain for which these fuctions exist.
48. ### math

the function for the perimeter of a rectangle is given as P=4x+6 a) Give an expression for the length of the rectangle in terms of the width. b) If the width is half the length, state a function for both the width and length describing the domain for which these fuctions exist.
49. ### math

.the perimeter of a rectangle is 30 m more than three times its width. if the perimeter is 84 m, find the length and width of the rectangle.
50. ### 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.
51. ### Algebra

The width of a rectangle is 1/6 the length. If the length and the width are each increased by 4 cm, the new perimeter is 70. Find the original length and width.
52. ### math

the width of a rectangle is one half its length. the perimeter of the rectangle is 54cm. what are the width and length of the rectangle.
53. ### algebra

The width of a rectangle is three fourths the length. The perimeter of the rectangle becomes 50 cm when the length and the width are each increased by 2cm. Find the length and the width. Draw a diagram and convince yourself that the perimeter P=2(L+W) We're told that W=(3/4)L...
54. ### Math

The length and width of a rectangle are (x+4) cm and x cm respectively. Write down expressions for: A. The perimeter of the rectangle B. The length of the side of a square with the same perimeter If the sum of the areas of the square and the rectangle is 94 cm^2 , find x. ...
55. ### algebra

The length of a rectangle is 5 inches longer than its width. Its perimeter is 45 inches. Let w equal the width of the rectangle. Write an expression for the length in terms of the width. Use expressions for the length and width to write an equation for the perimeter, on the ...
56. ### writing to explain

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 an the width is 3 inches. Explain how you can find the length and width of rectangle Y.
57. ### geometry

the perimeter of a rectangle is 70m. if the width were doubled and length were increased by 24m, the perimeter would be 142m. what are the length and width of the rectangle?
58. ### Math

The perimeter of a rectangle is 46m. If the width were doubled and the length were increased by 12m, the perimeter would be 82m. What are the length and width of the rectangle?
59. ### math

Solve each system of equations by graphing. Check each solution. The perimeter of a rectangle is 24 ft. Its length is five times its width. Let x be the length and y be the width. What is the area of the rectangle?
60. ### College Algebra

Suppose that the length of a rectangle is 3 inches longer than the width and that the perimeter of the rectangle is 78. Set up an equation involving only L, the length of the rectangle. Solve this equation algebraically to find the length of the rectangle. Find the width as ...
61. ### math

the length of a rectangle is 7 times as long as its width. if the perimeter is 72 meters what is the length and width of the rectangle? please show how to set up eqaution.
62. ### algebra 1

A rectangular piece of cardboard has a perimeter of 88 cm. The length of the rectangle is 8 cm longer than three times the width. Find the length and width of the rectangle.
63. ### Maths

The width of a rectangle is 12 units less than its length. If you add 30 units to both length and width, you double the perimeter. Find the length and with of the original rectangle.
64. ### Maths

The width of a rectangle is 12 units less than its length. If you add 30 units to both length and width, you double the perimeter. Find the length and with of the original rectangle.
65. ### 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?
66. ### math

the width of a rectangle is one half its lengh. The perimeter of the rectangle is 54 cm. What are the width and length of the Rectangle?
67. ### math

The length of a rectangle is 5 in. more than twice its width.? How do I find the width of the rectangle. The length = (2 x width) + 5 inches. Do you have any other information about the rectangle such as the area or the perimeter. I don't think there is enough information here...
68. ### 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?
69. ### math

a rectangle has a length of 13 units. the perimeter of a rectangle is twice its length. complete the table to find the perimeter of the rectangle if its width is 5,6,7 or 8 units wide
70. ### Math

The length and width of a rectangle are (x+4)cm and xcm respectively. Write down expressions for: A. The perimeter of the rectangle B. The length of the side of a square with the same perimeter If the sum of the areas of the square and the rectangle is 94cm(square), find x Pls...
71. ### math

The perimeter of a rectagle is 50 centimeters. The length of the rectangle is one more than 3 times the width of the rectangle. What are the demensions of the rectangle?
72. ### 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.
73. ### geometry

A rectangle has a perimeter of 4242 inches. The width of the rectangle is 33 inches less than one half 1/2 the length. What are the dimensions of this​ rectangle? Write your answer in the form​ "width, length thank you
74. ### algebra

a rectangle has a perimeter of 30 inches.Its length is one less than three times its width. what are the length and widths of the rectangle
75. ### math

A rectangle has a perimeter of 24 units. The length of the rectangle is 2 times 3 less than the width. What is the width of the rectangle?
76. ### algebra

Suppose that the width of a certain rectangle is 1 inch more than one-fourth of its length. The perimeter of the rectangle is 32 inches. Find the length and width of the rectangle.
77. ### algebra

Suppose that the width of a certain rectangle is 1 inch more than one-fourth of its length. The perimeter of the rectangle is 62 inches. Find the length and width of the rectangle.
78. ### Algebra 2

The length of a rectangle is 1 less than three times its width. The perimeter is 30 ft. Find the length of this rectangle
79. ### math

if the length of a rectangle is one-third the perimeter of the rectangle,then the width of the rectangle is what fraction of the perimeter?
80. ### maths

the length of rectangle is x cm .the width of the rectangle is 4cm less than the length. A. write an expression in terms of x for the width of the rectangle B. write the expression for the perimeter of the rectangle in terms of x C. the perimeter of the rectangle is 20 cm....
81. ### Math

The perimeter of a rectangle equals the sum of the length of its four sides.If the width of the rectangle if 7 inches and its perimeter is 48 inches, what is the length of the rectangle?
82. ### Algebra 2

I am stuck on this problem that I have tried to solve so many times! The question is:The length of a rectangle is four more than twice the width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 32 cm, what are the length and width of the rectangle? Here is my work: 32=2(2x+4)+2(2w) 32=(...
83. ### math

If length of one side of a 3x3 square is four times, and the length of the adjacent side is tripled, the perimeter of the new rectangle is how many times bigger than the perimeter of the original square? please explain and show work.
84. ### algebra

suppose the length of a rectangle increases,but the perimeter remains at 70 feet. How does the width change? Either the width increases, decreases or remains the same. Which of these three choices makes the most intuitive sense? We know perimeter = 2(length +width) If ...
85. ### 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....
86. ### 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
87. ### 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?
88. ### Algebra - 2 more questions... ^^

Thank you for helping on the other problem, but could you maybe explain how I should solve these two problems? 1. In 1985, Barry was 13 years old and his father was 43. In what year will Barry's age be two-fifths of his father's age? 2. The length of a certain rectangle is 20m...
89. ### 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?
90. ### Algebra 1

A rectangle's length is 3 cm less than twice it's width. if the length is decreased by 2 cm and the width is decreased by 1 cm, the perimeter will be 24 cm. find the dimensions of the original rectangle.
91. ### 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.

2 rectangles have equal areas determine the area of each rectangle then use this info to determine the perimeter. rectangle one: length of 2p + 3 width of 3.8 after my work i got p= 1.5 so the area is 14.4 and the perimeter is 19.6 is it correct? rectangle 2 : length of 6-p ...

the perimeter of a rectangle is 56 inches> the width of the rectangle is three-fourth of the length. Find the length of the diagonal of the rectangle. please help me!!!
94. ### math

The length of a rectangle is 5 cm more than twice its width. This is shown in the diagram below. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 232 cm, how long is the length of the rectangle, in centimeters?
95. ### 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 ...
96. ### maths

the length of a rectangle is 4 times than its width. the area of the rectangle is 1024cm2 find the length of the rectangle the perimeter of the rectangle 4 square has the same perieter as that its rectangle. Find the area of the square.
97. ### Math

The length of a rectangle is 8 meters less than 5 times its width. if the perimeter of the rectangle is at most 104 meters, find the greatest possible width of the rectangle.
98. ### still confused

The length of a rectangle is 3 feet less than twice the width of the rectangle. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 144 feet, what is the length? am looking for the length, not the width. Thanks I know the width is 25
99. ### math

GEOMETRY The formula for the perimeter of a rectangle is P = 2 + 2w, where is the length and w is the width. A rectangle has a perimeter of 24 inches. Find its dimensions if its length is 3 inches greater than its width.
100. ### math

the length of a rectangle is 2 less than 3 times the width. the perimeter is 20 cm. find the length, width, and area of the rectangle. i got stuck after L=3W-2 but i'm not sure what to do after.