# 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

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1. ### 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.
2. ### 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.
3. ### 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.
4. ### math

the dimensions of a rectangle are such that its length is 3 inches more than its width. if the length were double and if the width were decreased by 1 inch, the area would be increased by 66inches ^2. What are the length and width of the rectangle?
5. ### 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...
6. ### basic geometry

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7. ### Basic Algebra

The width of a rectangle is x inches long. The length of that rectangle is 5 inches less than Twice the width. If the perimeter measures 26 inches, what is the measure of the length and width of the rectangle. Show all the work and the algebra you used to solve this problem.
8. ### 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...
9. ### math

The width of a rectangle is x inches long. The length of that rectangle is 5 inches less than Twice the width. If the perimeter measures 26 inches, what is the measure of the length and width of the rectangle.
10. ### 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?
11. ### 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.
12. ### 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.
13. ### ALGEBRA

THE LENGTH OF THE RECTANGLE EXCEEDS ITS WIDTH BY 3 CM. IF THE LENGTH AND WIDTH OF EACH INCREASED BY 2 CM, THEN THE AREA OF NEW RECTANGLE WILL BE 70 SQ. CM MORE THAN THAT OF THE GIVEN RECTANGLE. FIND THE LENGTH AND WIDTH OF THE GIVEN RECTANGLE.
14. ### 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...
15. ### 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 ...
16. ### math algebra

represent the given condition using a sing variable, x. The length and width of a rectangle whose length is 12 centimeters more than its width. the width of the rectangle is _____. The length of the rectangle is ____.
17. ### 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...
18. ### math

the width of a rectangle is 4cm and the length is 8 cm if both the width and the length are increased by equal measures, the area of the rectangle is increased by 64 cm 2. find the length and width of the larger rectangle
19. ### Math

The area of a rectangle is 20 square inches. The length of the rectangle is 1 inch longer than the width. What are the length and width of the rectangle?
20. ### 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...
21. ### algebra

The length of a rectangle is 3 more than twice the width. The area of the rectangle is 119 square inches. What are the dimensions of the rectangle? If x = the width of the rectangle, which of the following equations is used in the process of solving this problem?
22. ### math

the length of a rectangle is 1 inch less than twice the width, and the perimeter is 40 inches.find the width and the length.
23. ### 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 ...
24. ### algebra

the length of a rectangle is twice it's width. if it's length is decreased by 3 cm , and it's width is increased by 5 cm the result will be a square , then the perimeter of this rectangle will equal ...... cm
25. ### 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?
26. ### 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 ...

The dimensions of a rectangle are such that its length is 3 in. more than its width. If the length were doubled and if the width were decreased by 1in., the area would be increased by 150 in.^2. What are the length and width of the rectangle?
28. ### algebra

the dimensions of a rectangle are such that its length is 5 in more than its width. If the length were doubled and the width were decreases by 2 in, the area would be increased 136 in^2,what are the length and width of the rectangle
29. ### Algebra

The dimensions of a rectangle are such that it's length is 9 in. more than its width. If the length were doubled and if the width were decreased by 4 in., the area would be increased by 110 in^2. What are the length and width of the rectangle?
30. ### Algebra

The length of a rectangle is 6 inches more than twice its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 54 inches, find the width of the rectangle.
31. ### 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 ...
32. ### algebra

A wire is 264 ft in length is to be cut into two pieces, one to form a rectangle whose length is four less than twice the width, and the other to form a square whose side is equal to the sum of the width and the length of the rectangle. how long is the shorter piece of wire
33. ### algebra

The length of a rectangle is 4 inches more than twice the width. If the area of the rectangle is 48 square inches, what is the length of the rectangle? SHOW WORK. Thank you!!
34. ### 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 ...
35. ### algebra

The length of a rectangle is 4 in. more than twice its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 32 in., find the width of the rectangle let x = width length is then 2x+4 so 2(2x+4)+2x=32 Solve for x 4x + 8 +2x = 32 6x=24 x=4 thanks
36. ### math

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.
37. ### Nassau

The length of the smaller rectangle at the right is 1 inch less than twice its width. Both the dimensions of the larger rectangle are 2 inches longer than the smaller rectangle. The area of the shaded region is 86 square inches. What is the area of the larger rectangle?
38. ### 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
39. ### math

A rectangle is 4 inches wide by 7 inches long. When the length and width are increased by the same amount, the area is incresed by 26 square inches. What are the dimensions of the new rectangle?
40. ### 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.
41. ### Algebra

The width of a rectangle is three fourths of the length. The perimeter of the rectangle becomes 50 cm when the legth and the width are each increased by two cm. Find the length and the width
42. ### Math 208

Rectangle Dimensions: The length of a rectangle is 7 inches longer than the width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 62 inches, find the measures of the length and width.
43. ### Math-II

Rectangle A and B are similar. The ratio of rectangle B's width to rectangle A's width is 3:2. Rectangle A has a length of 24 inches and a width of 16 inches. What is the perimeter of rectangle B?
44. ### Math

All these are either rectangles or squares 1.Rectangle. 5 is length and 10 is width 10x5=50 2.Square. 5 is length and 5 is width 5x5=25 3.Rectangle. 6 is length and 8 is width 8x6=48 4.Square. 10 is length and 10 is width 10x10=100 5.Rectangle. 40 is length and 20 is width ...
45. ### 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?
46. ### 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.
47. ### math

the length of a rectangle is 3 yds more than twice it width and the area of the rectangle is 77yds find the dimensions of the rectangle the length and width
48. ### 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?
49. ### 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.
50. ### 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) ...
51. ### algebra

Rectangle Dimensions The length of a rectangle is 7 inches longer than the width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 62 inches, find the measures of the length and width.
52. ### Algebra

The length of a rectangle is 1ft. more than twice the width, and the area of the rectangle is 66 ft^2. Find the dimensions of the rectangle. length: width:
53. ### 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
54. ### Math

Soybean meal is 18% protein; cornmeal is 9% protein. how many pounds of each should be mixed together in order to get 360lb mixture that is 11% protein? How many pounds of the cornmeal should be in the mixture? How many pounds of the soybeans meal should be in the mixture? The...
55. ### 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 ...
56. ### math

the length of a rectangle is 3 meters less than twice its width. write an equation to find the length of the rectangle. the length of the rectangle is 11 meters. what is the width of the rectangle
57. ### trigonometry

the length of a rectangle is 2cm longer than the width. if its length and width are both increased by 4cm, its area is increased by 72 cm^2. find the dimensions of the original rectangle.
58. ### trigonometry

the length of a rectangle is 2cm longer than the width. if its length and width are both increased by 4cm, its area is increased by 72 cm^2. find the dimensions of the original rectangle.
59. ### College Algebra

The perimeter of a rectangle is 72 feet. The length of the rectangle is twice the width. Find the length and width of the rectangle.
60. ### Geometry

The perimeter of a rectangle is 192 feet. The length of the rectangle is twice the width. Find the length and width of the rectangle.
61. ### math

The length of a rectangle is 2 inches more than twice its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 34 inches, find the dimensions of the rectangle
62. ### 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
63. ### algebra word problems

The length of a rectangle is 6 inches longer than its width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 28 inches. If x represents the width of the rectangle, which equation can be used to find its value?
64. ### Math

The width of a rectangle is two thirds its length the width of the rectangle is 10 inches what is the perimeter of the rectangle and what is the area of the rectangle
65. ### algerbra

the length of a rectangle is one foot more than twice its width. If all sides were increased by 7feet the perimeter of the new triangle would be 122 ft. find the new dimensions of the new rectangle

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
67. ### Math

The length of a rectangle is 3 more than twice the width. The area of the rectangle is 119 square inches. What are the dimensions of the rectangle?
68. ### 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...
69. ### math,algebra

Can someone help me just to do the setup of this the two equations. I can do the rest is just the step up THAT I AM HAVING DIFFICULTY. The length of a rectangle is 2in. more than twice its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 52in. wHAT IS THE LENGTH AND WIDTH OF THE ...
70. ### Math Word Problem

The length of a rectangle is twice the width. The area is 242 yd^2. Find the length and the width of the rectangle. The width would be? The length would be? I am not sure if I am to take 242 and sqrt it to give me 58,564 and then divide by 4 or what. I am lost with this.
71. ### geometery

A rectangle has a perimeter of 42 inches. The width of the rectangle is 3 inches less than 1/2 the length. What are the dimensions of this​ rectangle? Write your answer in the form​ "width, length
72. ### math117

The area of a rectangle of length x is given by 3x2 +5x. Find the width of the rectangle. The area of a rectangle with width t is given by 33t - t 2. Factor the expression and determine the length of the rectangle in terms of t length times width=area, so factor out an x to ...
73. ### Algebra

The length of a rectangle is 5 inches greater than the width. The sum of the length and width is 41 inches. Find the length and width of the rectangle.
74. ### Algebra

The length of a rectangle is 5 inches greater than the width. The sum of the length and width is 41 inches. Find the length and width of the rectangle.
75. ### 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.
76. ### Math

A rectangle has a perimeter of 20 cm. The length of the rectangle is 1 more than twice the width. What is the measurement of the length and width of the rectangle?
77. ### coordinate algebra

The area of a rectangle is found by multiplying the length by the width: A = lw. A certain rectangle has an area of x2 + 7x + 12. Factor the trinomial to find the length and width of the rectangle. In the form of a paragraph, describe the process necessary to factor the area ...
78. ### Algebra

The length of a rectangle is 3 times the width. If the length is increased by 4 cm and the width is decreased by 1 cm,the parimeter would be 102 cm, find the dimensions of the original rectangle.
79. ### Algebra Homework, HELP!

1) A rectangle has an area of 297 square inches and a width which is three inches less than four times the length. Find the length and the width of the rectangle. 2) Let x represent the length of the shorter leg in a right triangle. If the longer leg is 1 more than the shorter...
80. ### Math

The length of rectangle A is 1/3 the length of rectangle B.The width of rectangle A is twice the width of rectangle B.Find the ratio of the area of rectangle A to the area of rectangle B.
81. ### MATH help

A box with no top is to be constructed from a piece of cardboard whose Width measures x inch and whose length measures 3 inch more than the width the box is to be formed by cutting squares that measure 1 inch on each side of the 4 corners and then folding up the sides If the ...
82. ### algebra & trigonometry

The area of a rectangle is 12 square inches. The length is 5 more than twice the width. Find the length and the width. Thanks
83. ### Algebra

you can represent the width of a certain rectangle with the expression x + 2. the length of the rectangle is twice the width. what is the area of the rectangle? A.) 2x+4 B.) 2x^2+8 C.) 2x^2+8x+8 D.) 4x^2+16x+16 I'm not sure on the answer..... Please help Thank you
84. ### Math Symbols

Let "p" represent 'the area of rectangle ABCD is 50 square inches'. Let "q" represent 'the perimeter of rectangle ABCD is 30 inches'. Let "r" represent "the length of rectangle ABCD is twice the width" My question: use symbols to represent the collowing conjunction: The area ...
85. ### Algebra

A rectangle's length is 6 less than twice its width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 36 units. Set up and solve a system of equations to determine the length and width.
86. ### Algebra

A rectangle's length is 6 less than twice its width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 36 units. Set up and solve a system of equations to determine the length and width?
87. ### 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 W, the width of the rectangle.
88. ### math

The length of a rectangle is 2 inches more than its width. The area of the rectangle is 15 square inches. What are the length and width of the rectangle?
89. ### math

The length of a rectangle is 5 in. more than twice its width.? How do I find the width of the rectangle. duplicate post Divide the length by 2 it's going to be a decimal
90. ### 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...
91. ### Statistics

A window is shaped like a rectangle whose perimeter is 400 inches the length is 7 times as long as the width find the length and the width?
92. ### math

I can't seem to figure this out. It is for my study guide. Please help. The length of a rectangle is 5 feet less than twice the width. The area is 25 sq feet. Using w as the variable, write an equation that can be used to calculate the width. Then find both the width and ...
93. ### math models

the length of a rectangle is 8 inches more than its width. the perimeter of the rectangle is 24inches. what are the lenth and width of the rectangle?
94. ### maths

the length of a rectangle is 2 centimetres less than twice the width. the area of the rectangle is 180 square centimetres. find the length and width of the rectangle.
95. ### 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.

The length of a rectangle is 8 in. more than twice its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 34 in., find the width of the rectangle.is it 1. 2 in. 2. 3 in. 3. 4 in. 4. 5 in.
97. ### geometry

the perimeter of a rectangle is 46 feet. The width is 3ft less than twice the length. find the length and width of the rectangle
98. ### algebra

The area of a rectangle is 44yds squared, and the length of the rectangle is 3yds less than twice the width. what is the length and width
99. ### Math

The length of a rectangle is 5ft longer than twice the width. If the perimeter is 106ft, find the length and the width of the rectangle.
100. ### Math

The length of a rectangle is 11 cm less than 3 times its width. If the area of the rectangle is 20 square inches, find the length and width