# area, perimeter

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The area of each square is twice the area of the next smaller square drawn in it. if the area of the smallest square is 3 square cms. what is the area of the largest square
2. ### 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. ...
3. ### math

Mr. Bigelow's garden is a rectangle with dimensions x feet long and y feet wide. Its perimeter is 70 feet. a. Write a function to represent the perimeter of his garden. b. What are the x- and y-intercepts of the function? c. Does either intercept make sense as a solution for ...
4. ### Math

The length of a rectangle is 3 times the width. If the perimeter is to be at least 48 meters, what are the possible values for the width? (If the perimeter is at least 48 meters, then it is greater than or equal to 48 meters.)
5. ### algebra

what is the perimeter of a triangle-like shape with sides that are: sqrt5 - sqrt3 sqrt5 + sqrt3 4 Add the three side length numbers to get the triangle perimeter. Looks like the sqrt 3 terms will cancel out
6. ### Help me pls geometry

UVW~XYZ, UV= 15, UW=25, and XZ=60. If the perimeter of XYZ is 168, what is the perimeter of UVW?
7. ### 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.
8. ### algebra 1A

the area A of a triangle with base b and height is given by A=1/2h. find the area when b=16m(meters) and h=26. the area is 416m^2 is this correct? if not can you give me some direction? thanks
9. ### Math

Diana has 520 yards of fencing to enclose a rectangular area. Find the dimensions of the rectangle that maximize the enclosed area. What is the maximum area?
10. ### algebra

Peter has 800 yards of fencing to enclose a rectangular area. Find the dimensions of the rectangle that maximize the enclosed area. What is the maximum​ area?
11. ### dma 040

area of a certain state (state1) five times the area of another state(state2). If the sum of their area is 6,000,000 square miles, find area of each state
12. ### 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?
13. ### calculus help lttle question

find the area of the regin bounded by the graphs of y=-x^2=2x=3 and y=3. i don't need help solving the problem and but i am a little confused. ok the graph is a parabola and i drew a parobla with y= 3. now when find the area, am I finding the area on the top, above y=3 or on ...
14. ### 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 ...
15. ### How to find the enlarged area- Geometry

Reposting.. The original area is 10 inch^2. If the area is enlarged by 120%, what is the new area? Please help. Thanks. Ten multiplied by 1.20 No, the answer is 14.4 Nope! bobpursley is right, a 120% increase of 10 inches^2 is 12 inches^2 Perhaps you stated the question ...
16. ### spatial reasoning

You have a pile of 1 x 2 unit dominoes. There's one way to tile a 1x2 area, 2 ways to tile a 2x2 area, 3 ways to tile a 3x2 area, and 5 ways to tile a 4x2 area. How many ways are there to tile a 5x2 area with your 1x2 domino tiles?
17. ### math

what would the dimensions of a retangle be whose perimeter is 50(P=50)inches when the length is 2x-5 ane the width is unknown The width must be 25 - (2x-5) = 30-2x, since the sum of the length and width must be half the perimeter. You do not have enough information to solve ...
18. ### MATH - area question

I need help on where to begin with this problem. You are installing a new deck around your pool. The pool is rectangular with the dimensions 8m by 4m. The deck will surround the pool and will have a width by 2m. What is the area of the deck? I know that A=LxW and that the Area...
19. ### calc

find the area of the region bounded by y=4x, y=x^3, x=0 and x=2 Check this on paper, but in my mind I see the differential area (x^3-3x)dx integrate that from 0 to 2 y=4x and y=x^3 intersect when x=-2,0 and 2 the vertical boundaries are x=0 and x=2, so the area is the integral...
20. ### 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...
21. ### College Algebra

The length of a rectangle is 3 times the width . If the perimeter is to be at least 48 meters, what are the possible values for the width? (If the perimeter is at least 48 meters, then it is greater than or equal to 48 meters.) Enter the expression for the width as an ...
22. ### GEOOOOMETRY!!!!!....Angled Perimeter

ABCD is a quadrilateral with ∠ADC=∠ACD, ∠ACB=∠ABC and CD=7. If triangles ADC and ABC have perimeter 51 and 59, respectively, what is the value of BC?
23. ### Circle question

In a circle with radius 20cm, a chord is drawn with length 12 cm. Find the area of the two regions created. Find the perimeter of the two regions created.
24. ### math, drbob222

For this problem is it only asking for the exprssion(formula). Or do they want me to solve it. (1) A triangle has sides 3x+7,4x-9,and 5x+6. Find the expression that represents its perimeter. My answer:P=a+b+c I think the question is asking for the expression, but I would take ...
25. ### 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.
26. ### 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
27. ### MATT

PLEASE ANSWER THESE TWO QUESTIOSN IVE BEEN UP ALL NIGHT STUCK ON THESE TWO AND I FEEL LIKE IVE LOST IT ..THANKS THOUGH 42. Lydia's company puts paint in cans that are in the shape of right circular cylinders. Which measure of the cans must be known in order to calculate the ...
28. ### 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...
29. ### basic geometry

these is my homework, and I would like for some to tell me if I did rigth. 10. A rentangle has width the same as a side of a square whose perimeter is 20m. the length of the rectangel is 9 M. Find the perimeter of this rectangle. W=L+20m 2L+w=9 2L+2w(w-18)=84 2L+2w-18=84 4L+18...
30. ### MATH!

how do you solve this plz show me how you do this 1. on her last three quizzes, jane scored 84, 96, and 88. what grade must she get on her next quiz to have an average of 90 for all four quizzes? 2. a square and a equilateral triangle have the same perimeter. what is the ...
31. ### Math

Help me find the area of the lawn which is 45meter long and 30meter wide ,there is a path,5meter wide ang also area of lawn and path,the area of path,and the ratio of the area of the path to the area of the lawn.
32. ### geometry

what do I do to solve this problem? I don't know how to work it out, so could somone show me hoe to work it out. Please help! the lenght of a rectangular playing field is 5 ft less than twice its width.the perimeter is 230 ft,so what is the lenght and width of the field. Let L...

A rectangular feel measures 15m by 20m. A rectangular area is to be fenced in by reducing each dimension by the same amount. The fenced in area will be 1/2 the original area. What will the dimensions of the fenced in area be? I'm really confused, can someone please explain to ...
34. ### College Math

5) A landscaper wants to make a small planter and surround it with edging material for a client. She is deciding between two designs. Design 1: A square planter Design 2: A circular planter Edging material costs \$4 per ft. for the straight variety which she would use for ...
35. ### Geometry

What are the formulas for the following: Volume ratio Area ratio Perimeter ratio Angle outside the Circle Angle inside the Circle Angle on the Circle
36. ### for all mathematicians

Maxima/Minima Problem 3 An ellipse having perimeter of 2015π is to be draw on a paper whose sides are 2020π x 2020π. If you want to land the tip of your pen exactly to the perimeter of the ellipse, find the maximum probability of doing this. Express answer in ...
37. ### algebra

A square and a rectangle have the same perimeter. The length of the rectangle is 4cm less than twice the side of the square, and the width of the rectangle is 6 cm than the side of the square. find the perimeter of each figure
38. ### math

Consider the normal curve. (Give your answers correct to four decimal places.) (a) Find the area to the right of z = 0.00. (b) Find the area to the right of z = 1.1. (c) Find the area to the right of z = -1.86. (d) Find the area to the left of z = 1.48. (e) Find the area to ...
39. ### Math...

Matilda is planning a walk around the perimeter of Wedge Park, which is shaped like a circular wedge. The walk around the park is 2.1 miles, and the park has an area of 0.25 square miles. If θ is less than 90 degrees, what is the value of the radius.
40. ### maths

A) Sam jogs 6 laps around a circular running track which has a radius of 30 meters. How far does she jog in total? B)Tom and Jerry decide to find the perimeter of their garden. Tom measures the length as 5.2 meters while Jerry measures the width as 370cm. What is the perimeter?
41. ### Algebra

The perimeter of a rectangular booth at the craft festival must be at least 58 feet. The width of JOhn's booth is 7 1/2 feet. What lengths of the rectangle will meet the required perimeter? 1. Define variable and write and inequality 2. Solve the inequality 3. Graph the ...
42. ### geometry

The lateral area of a prism is 144cm^2 (lateral area is surface area without the bases). If the height is double the width, and the length is triple the width, what is the surface area? I got the answer wrong; its supposed to be 196. Can anyone explain how to do the problem?
43. ### algebra

the perimeter of the small square is equal to one-half the perimeter of the large square, write and solve the an algebric equation to determine what the side lengths of the square are. small square is x large square is x+2
44. ### Maths

A rectangle lawn has perimeter of 34m. Another rectangular lawn is 2cm narrower but 2m longer than the first lawn. If A(one) and A(two) are the areas of the first and second lawn respectively and A(one):A(two)=7:6, find i)the dimension of the lawn. II)the area of each lawn. ...
45. ### Algebra

you trim a large square picture so that you could fit it into a frame. you trim 3 inches from the length and 2 inches from the width. the area of the resulting picture is 56sq in what was the perimeter of the original large square picture?
46. ### math

A Norman window has the shape of a rectangle surmounted by a semicircle. (Thus the diameter of the semicircle is equal to the width of the rectangle.) If the perimeter of the window is 46 ft, find the dimensions of the window so that the greatest possible amount of light is ...

the perimeter of a recatngle is 54 inches. The width is one inch less than the lenght. FInd the length and width. I just don't understand how to find the length and width if i am only givent eh perimeter please show work thank you
48. ### geometery

Rectangles ABCD and EFGH are similar. The perimeter of rectangle ABCD is 5 times greater than the perimeter of rectangle EFGH. What is the relationship between the areas of the rectangles?
49. ### Geometry

Right triangle ABC has one leg of length 12 in and a hypotenuse of length 13 inch. A) Determine the length of the other leg B) Determine the perimeter of the triangle. C)Determine the area of the triangle. Must show work as well as answers for each of the above.
50. ### math

The perimeter of a square piece of land is twice the perimeter of an equilateral triangle. (an equilateral triangle has three equal sides.) If one side of the square is 45 feet, find the length of the sides of the triangle. 2x + 3 = 45 2 x + 3 -3 = 45 + 2x 2x + 45 ___ __ = x 2...
51. ### math

The area of each of the four states shown of the united states is given as fractions, decimals or percents of the total area of the united states. Arrange the states in order from the largest area to the smallest area. California-4.25% Montana-1/30 New Mexico-0.072 Texas-9/125
52. ### Precalculus

Combined area of 1680ft^2 for 4 identical rectangular corrals. Corrals are joined together and no fencing at the back wall of the barn. 200=5d+4w 1680=4dw What length will produce the maximum area? d=12 The dimensions of each corral (lxw) is 12'x35' What will be the resulting ...
53. ### algebra

1).Map. On a map, the coordinates of the corners of a town are A(0.5),B(2,3.5), C(5,1.5), and D(3,1) The map is dilated so that the perimeter of the town is five times its original perimeter. Find the coordinates of C. a. (25,7.5) b. (1,0.3) c. (25,1.5) d. (10,6.5) 2).Trangle ...
54. ### 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?
55. ### Algebra

A square and an equilateral triangle have the same perimeter.Each side of the triangle is 5 inches longer than each side of the square. What is the perimeter of the square.
56. ### algebra2

A farmer has 600 yards of fence. He will use some of the fence to enclose a rectangular area. He will use the rest divide the area into two congruent rectangles. What is the value of x that results in largest area? What is the largest area that the farmer can enclose? What are...
57. ### algera help plzzzz

In the diagramâ€‹ below, what is the relationship between the number of pentagons and the perimeter of the figure theyâ€‹ form? Represent this relationship using aâ€‹ table, words, anâ€‹ equation, and a graph. Let x=the number of pentagons. Let y=the ...
58. ### math

can u please help me with this math problem. i don't get how to do this question. Mrs. Mabie has a rectangle swimming pool that measures 25 feet by 14 feet. She wants to have a cement walkway installed around the perimeter of the pool. The combined area of the pool and walkway...
59. ### Algebra

Peter buys 84 yards of fence to make a play area for his puppy. He wants the area to be 28 yards long. What is the area of the play area if he uses the entire fence he bought?
60. ### Algebra

An oil spill from a tanker in pristine Prince Williams Sound in Alaska begins in a circular shape only 2 ft across. what happens to the area if the diameter is doubling each hour. How large will the spill be in 24 h? diameter= 2^(t+1) t is time in hours. Area= PI*radius^2= PI...
61. ### Math

Corinda has 400 feet of square fencing to make a play area. She wants the fenced area to be rectangular.What dimensions should she use in order to enclose the maximum possible area?
62. ### math

find the ratio of the length of the blue rectangle, to the length of the green rectangle, repeat this for width, perimeter and area blue rectangle is 2 ft by 3 ft green rectangle is 4 ft by 6 ft
63. ### Kat17!-Math

I need help with: What are the perimeter and area of a rectangle with a length of 20 in and a width of 15 in? A. P=35 in., A=300 in. to the second power B. P=70 in., A=300 in. to the second power C. P=300 in., A=70 in. to the second power D. P=35 in., A=200 in. to the second ...
64. ### math

A regular hexagon is drawn inside of a circle so that each of its vertices touches the circle. The diameter of the circle is 4 centimeters and the perimeter of the hexagon is 12 centimeters. How much longer is the circumference of the circle than the perimeter of the hexagon...
65. ### Math

Tory has two similar picture frames in her bathroom the ratio of the larger picture frame to the smaller picture is 5:2 if the perimeter of the smaller picture is 30 in what is the perimeter of the bigger picture frame
66. ### 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...
67. ### math

the dimensions of a triangle are shown below. if the height of the triangle is increased by a factor of 4, which statement will be true about the area of the triangle? a. the area will increase by the factor of 2 b. the area will increase by a factor of 4 c. the area will ...
68. ### Math

An isosceles triangle is inscribed inside a circle of radius 12 metres. Its height is increasing at a rate of 2 m/sec. At the instant when the height of the triangle is 18 m, at what rate a) its area changing? b) its perimeter changing? The answers are 0,0. But my answers ...
69. ### Math

In any angle ABC prove that the perimeter = a/Sin A(Sin A + Sin B + Sin C) Start with perimeter = a+b+c but b= aSinB/sinA and c= aSinC/SinA and if you don't remember, a=a=a*SinA/ SinA
70. ### 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.
71. ### Maths

Perimeter of rectangle is 240cm if it's length is decreased by 10 percent and breadth is increased by 20 percent we get the same perimeter find the length and breadth of the rectangle
72. ### Algebra

represent the relationship between the number of triangles and the perimeter of the figures they form. fill in table below. triangle 1: 6-6-5(b) triangle 2:6-6-5(b)&(H) triangle 3: 6-6-5 (b)-5 (B) 5 (h) fill in number of triangles-1, 2, 3, and perimeter they have? Help
73. ### geometry

In the accompanying diagram, triangle ABCis similar to triangle DEF, AC = 6, AB = BC = 12, and DF = 8. Find the perimeter of triangle DEF.   it an isoslese triangle 6 and 8 are both base my work 6+2=8 12+2=14 2(14)+6=p 24+6=28 I don't understand how to find the...
74. ### maths

A hallow sphere has a volume of xcm^3 and a surface area of ycm^2 if the value of the diameter of the sphere is the radius of the area of a semicircle.what is the radius of a cylinder(P) if the area of the circle is equal to the area of the cylinder when the hight of the ...
75. ### Math

Brenda is building a rectangular pen for her dog. She has enough fencing to build the pen so that it has a perimeter of 36 feet. She wants the pen to have an area of 65 ft2. What are the dimensions of the dog pen? A. 5 feet by 13 feet B. 10 feet by 8 feet C. 9 feet by 9 feet D...
76. ### Maths

Please help with these questions: (please show how to do) 1. How many differently shaped rectangles, with positive integer dimensions, have a perimeter equal to their area? 2. Let x be any number less than one, and let y be any number greater than one. S= x + y P= xy Prove ...
77. ### math

The area of a rectangular field is 2000 sq.m and its perimeter is 180m. Form a quadratic equation by taking the length of the field as x and solve it to find the length and breadth of the field. the length and breadth are A) (205m, 80m) B) (50m, 40m) C) (40m, 50m) D)None
78. ### Math (Help)!

I'm lost on where to begin with the problem... Someone help explain how the problem should be done. An indoor physical fitness room consists of a rectangular region with a semicircle on each end. The perimeter of the room is to be a 200-meter single-lane running track. a.) ...
79. ### Maths

Draw a rectangle of perimeter 30cm and length of sides in the ratio 1:2.draw two more rectangles of the same perimeter with the length of sides in the ratio 2:3 and 3:7 compute the areas of all three rectangles?
80. ### Geometry

The perimeter of a Triangle(MNO) is equal to the perimeter of square ABCD. If the sides of the triangle are represented by 4x+4, 5x-3, and 17, and one side of the square is represented by 3x, find the length of a side of the square.
81. ### Algebra

The deck around a swimming pool has the same width all the way around. The perimeter of the pool is 50m. The outside perimeter of the deck is 74m. What is the width of the deck
82. ### Precal

An indoor physical fitness room consists of a rectangular region with a semicircle on each end. The perimeter of the room is to be a 200-meter running track. a) Draw a figure that visually represents the problem. Let x and y represent the length and width of the rectangular ...
83. ### Precal

An indoor physical fitness room consists of a rectangular region with a semicircle on each end. The perimeter of the room is to be a 200-meter running track. a) Draw a figure that visually represents the problem. Let x and y represent the length and width of the rectangular ...
84. ### geometry

A right pentagonal prism is 10 cm high. If the area of each pentagonal base is 32 cm squared and the perimeter is 20 cm, what are the lateral and total surface areas of the prism? I tried doing this using the formula shown in my book, but it came out wrong. the formula I was ...
85. ### Pre-Calc

Can anyone help with the following problem please...Thank u so much Let f(x) =|9x|. For the area above the x-axis and between the lines x= -9 and x=18 a. draw and label a sketch with the area shaded b. find the area of the region in the xy-plane under the graph of f(x)

Draw an equilaterla triangle. Divide each side in half and join the points to make four small equilateral triangles. Rearrange these four equilateral triangles into a parallelogram. Compare the perimeter of the original triangle with the perimeter of the parallelogram. Explain...
87. ### 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.
88. ### Math

Part 2: Once the tiles were laid, mahogany floor trim was installed around the perimeter of the floor. The trim cost \$11.85 per foot. Determine the perimeter of the room and the total cost of the floor trim that was installed
89. ### math

(please explain with brief explanation) The area of a rectangular field is 2000 sq.m and its perimeter is 180m. Form a quadratic equation by taking the length of the field as x and solve it to find the length and breadth of the field. the length and breadth are A) (205m, 80m) ...
90. ### math

if the width of a rectangle is 5 inches shorter than the length and the perimeter of the rectangle is 80 inches. how do you set up the equation for the perimeter involving only L and how do you solve this in a linear equation algebraically to find the length and the width
91. ### 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.
92. ### Calculus

How do you prove area of a circle? Integrate an incremental area dArea = r dr dTheta from r=0 to R, and Theta from zero to 2PI radians. Area= INT INT dTheta rdr dTheta Area= 2PI (1/2 R^2)= PI R^2
93. ### Math

Use a centimeter ruler and separate sheet of paper to draw am 8 cm. by 6 cm. rectangle. List its perimeter on the table below. Then cut out the rectangle and also cut along the diagonal as shown below in the picture. Use the your two pieces to create 4 new geometric shapes. ...
94. ### 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 ...
95. ### math

the perimeter of a rectangle is twice the sum of its length and its width. the perimeter is 40 meters and its lenth is 2 meters more then twice its width. what is the length?
96. ### math

the perimeter of a rectangle is twice the sum of its length and its width. the perimeter is 40 meters and its lenth is 2 meters more then twice its width. what is the length?
97. ### 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?
98. ### Math

Can anyone help me with these problems? 1. A square has a side of 2 decimeters. A new square is formed by joining the midpoints of the sides. If this procedure is repeated 6 times, what is the perimeter and area of the seventh square ? 2. Find the sum of those numbers between...
99. ### Algebra

I think I have the correct equation, but can someone please double check and tell me if I am correct. Scenario: Suppose that the width of a rectangle is 5 inches shorter than the length, and that the perimeter of the rectangle is 50. Question: Set up an equation for the ...
100. ### algebra

Can anyone help explain how to work this problem out? One factor in flood safety along a levee is the area that will absorb water should the levee break. the coordinates that make up the boundry area are (0,0),(2.8,2.1)and(4.3,4.4) what is the area of the land that would ...