1. 8th grade algebra

    the length of a rectangular garden is 5 feet longer than its width. The garden is surrounded by a 2-foot-wide-sidewalk. The sidewalk has an area of 76 square feet. Find the dimensions of the garden
  2. alg 1

    the length of a rectangular garden is 8 feet longer than the width. The garden is surrounded by a 4-foot sidewalk. the sidewalk has an area of 320 square feet. find the dimensions of the garden. please help
  3. MATH

    I HAVE A GARDEN THE WIDTH OF MY GARDEN IS 8FT LONGER THAN THE LENGHT OF IT ARUOUND THE GARDEN I HAVE A 4 FEET WIDE SIDEWALK. THE AREA OF THE SIDEWALK IS ABOUT 320 FEET SQUARE, WHAT ARE THE DIMENSIONS OF MY GARDEN
  4. math

    You are planning a vegetable garden and you lay out a rectangular design 10 feet wide by 20 feet long. After laying out the design you decide you want a larger garden and decide to increase the length of the garden by a length of 2x feet and increase the width by a length of x...
  5. algebra1 Help pleASE

    A gardener wants to create a rectangular vegetable garden in a backyard. She wants to have a total area of 13 square feet, and it should be 12 feet longer than it is wide. What dimensions should she use for the vegetable garden? width = feet length = feet
  6. MATH: Pre-Cal/Trig

    The length of a rectangular flower garden is 6 more feet than its width. A walkway 3 feet wide surrounds the outside of the garden. The total area of the walkway itself is 288 square feet. Find the dimensions of the garden.
  7. Algebra II Honors

    A rectangular garden is 25 feet long by 10 feet wide. You have enough mulch to cover 1000 square feet. You would like to extend both the length and the width of the garden by x feet to use up all of the mulch. Write an equation to represent the area of the new garden.
  8. math

    A rectangular garden is 20 m by 25m. It is surrounded by a sidewalk. The outside perimeter of the sidewalk is 114m. What is the width of the sidewalk?
  9. Math

    A square flower garden and a sidewalk around the garden have an area of 400 ft2. The sidewalk has a width of 3 ft. What is the length of one side of the flower garden?
  10. Multiplying Binomials

    You are planning a rectangular garden. Its length is twice its width. You want a walkway 2 ft wide around the garden. a. Write an expression for the area of the garden and walk. b. Write an expression for the area of the walk only. c. You have enough gravel to cover 76 square ...
  11. Math

    the length of a rectangular garden exceeds its width by 8 feet. if each side of the garden is increased by 2 feet, the area of the garden will be increased by 60 square feet. find the dimensions of the original garden
  12. math

    Ricky is building a rectangular garden with an area of 100 square feet. He wants the length of the garden to equal 4 feet more than 2 times the width. Enter an equation that expresses the area of the garden in terms of the width, w, of the garden.
  13. ap calc

    A pool, that is 12 feet wide and 18 feet long, is to have a sidewalk of uniform length constructed around its perimeter. a. write the equation for the area A, of the pool with the sidewalk b. determine the domain of the area of the pool with the sidewalk c. what would the ...
  14. Math

    I need help with this.The question is Fedinand has a rectangular square garden.The garden is 7 1/2 feet wide.The area of the garden is 150 square feet.What is the length of Ferdinand's garden?Write the division needed for this problem.Do not solve.
  15. math

    A farmer has a rectangular garden plot surrounded by 200 ft of fence. Find the length and width of the garden if its area is 2400 ft2. 2.A rectangular garden is 2 ft longer than it is wide. Its area is 783 ft2. What are its dimensions?
  16. Math

    Cody has a circular fish pond with a diameter of 6.4 feet around which he wants to put a sidewalk. He has enough concrete left over to cover an area of 65 square feet. Assuming the sidewalk is of uniform width, how wide can the sidewalk around the pond be?
  17. Trig

    Please EXPLAIN the steps on how to solve these problems. Please provide detailed steps. A rectangle picture is 12 by 16 inches. If a frame of uniform width contains an area of 165 square inches, what is the width of the frame? The length of a rectangular garden is 6 feet more ...
  18. math

    Harry planned a rectangular garden that was 40 feet long and 10 feet wide. A. What was the perimeter, in feet, of the garden that Harry planned? B. What was the area in square feet, of the garden that Harry planned? C. Suppose Harry decided to change the shape of his garden to...
  19. 11th grade Algebra II

    Chad had a garden that was in the shape of a rectangle. Its length was twice its width. He decided to make a new garden that was 2 feet longer and 2 feet wider than his first garden. If x represents the original width of the garden, which expression represents the difference ...
  20. algebra

    Jason is designing a rectangular garden that has area of 300 square feet. The width of the garden is five feet less than its length. Find its length and width
  21. MATH

    Joanne has a garden that is 9 feet long by 6 feet wide. She wants to increase the dimensions of the garden by the same distance each way and have the area of the new garden be five times the area of the present garden. How many feet should she add to both the width and the ...
  22. Algebra

    The perimeter of a rectangular garden is 35 feet. The length of the garden is 1 foot more than 2 times its width. Write an equation to represent the perimeter of the garden in terms of its width (w). What are the length and width of the garden in feet?
  23. Math

    Harry planned a rectangular garden that was 40 feet long and 10 feet wide 1.What was the perimeter,in feet,of the garden that Harry planned? 2.What was the area,in square feet,of the garden that Harry planned? 3.Suppose Harry decided to change the shape of his garden to a ...
  24. math

    A homeowner wants to plant a garden in his backyard. He decides to have 375 square feet garden and wants the garden to be 10 feet longer than it is wide. Find the dimensions of the garden.
  25. geometry

    Jackson is creating a water garden surrounded by a triangular patch of grass. If the pond will take up the space indicated by the circle, how many square feet of sod will he need to complete the garden (use 3.14 for and round your answer up to the next foot)? A. 8 square feet ...
  26. Algebra 1

    I also have been having some trouble with this problem. How do I set it up? A rectangular garden is designed so that its length is twice its width. The number of feet in the perimeter of the garden is equal to the number of square feet in its area. What are the dimensions of ...
  27. math

    A gardener wants to use 62 feet of fencing to enclose a rectangular shaped garden. If its length is 4 feet longer than twice its width, find the width of the garden
  28. ssis, math

    your garden yard is 50ft wide and perimeter is 500 square.you have 88 feet of garden fencing your garden have a perimeter of 88 feet. suppose u made your garden 5 feet wide, what would it is length and area, area of the left over space in the yard.
  29. Unknow

    A man has a rectangular garden. One length of the garden lies along a patio wall. However the rest of the garden is enclosed by 32 feet of fencing. If the length of the garden is twice its width, what is the area of the garden.
  30. Math - Algebra

    If I have a garden that is square with sides of length x feet and next spring I plan to make it rectangular by lengthening one side 3 feet and shortening the other side by 3 feet. Find a polynomial A(x) that represents the new area. By how much will the area of the new garden ...
  31. math

    A park planner is designing a rectangular butterfly garden. The plan is for the garden to have an area of 1;917 square feet. If the garden is9 feet wide how long is it
  32. Business Calculus

    A rectangular garden of area 480 square feet is to be surrounded on three sides bya brick wall costing $12 per foot and on one side by a fence costing $5 per foot. Find the dimensions of the garden such that the cost of the materials is minimized.
  33. Algebra

    The length of a rectangular garden is one foot less than five times its width. The area is 18sl square feet. Find the width.
  34. Algebra

    We are studying quadratic functions. Suppose you have 80 feet of fence to enclose a rectangular garden. The function A= 40x-x2 gives you the area of the garden in square feet where x is the width in feet. What width gives you the maximum gardening area?
  35. Math algebra

    Sharons rectangular vegteable garden is 20 feet by 30 feet. In addition mulching her garden, she wants to put mulch around the outside of her garden in a uniform width. If she has enough mulch to cover an area of 936 sqaure feet, how wide should the mulch border be?
  36. Math

    A rectangular garden is two feet longer than it is wide. If the width is doubled, fifty extra feet of fencing will be needed to keep out the rabbits. What are the dimensions of the original garden
  37. Math

    A rectangular garden is two feet longer than it is wide. If the width is doubled, fifty extra feet of fencing will be needed to keep out the rabbits. What are the dimensions of the original garden
  38. math

    A rectangular garden is two feet longer than it is wide. If the width is doubled, fifty extra feet of fencing will be needed to keep out the rabbits. What are the dimensions of the original garden
  39. math

    Anna is designing rectangular garden that has an area of 182 square feet, and the length is longer than the width. The table lists the possible whole number dimensiones for the garden. Which dimensiones are missing?
  40. geometry

    Jenny is building a rectangular garden around a tree in her yard. The southwest corner of the garden will be 2 feet south and 3 feet west of the tree. The northeast corner of the garden will be 1 foot north and 4 feet east of the tree. If jenny paves a path around the garden ...
  41. Math

    the length of a rectangular garden is 5 less than twice the width find the length of the garden if the area is 88 square feet
  42. math 4th grade

    The area of Mrs. Charleston vegetables garden is 40 square feet.If the width of a garden is feet. What is the length of the garden?
  43. geometry

    a rectangular-shaped garden has a length of 40 feet and a width of 15.how many more square feet of garden could be obtained by increasing both the length and width by 10 feet
  44. Honors Geometry

    You work for a fencing company. A customer called, wanting to fence in his 1,320 square-foot rectangular garden. He ordered 148 feet of fencing, but you forgot to ask him for the width and length of the garden (these dimensions will determine some of the details of the order, ...
  45. algebra

    The length of a rectangular garden is 5 ft less than 3 times its width. If the perimeter of the garden is 22 ft, find the dimensions of the garden. I will start you off with... let the width be w, then the length is 3w - 5 I am pretty sure you can form the equation from there ...
  46. Math

    The area of Mike's rectangular garden is 360 feet the garden is 12 feet wide what is the length of fencing mike need to buy in order to fence in the garden completely on all four sides
  47. Algebra

    A rectangular swimming pool that is 10 ft wide by 16 ft long is surrounded by a cement sidewalk of uniform width. If the area of the sidewalk is 155 ft2, what is its width? A=lw 2.5ft 5.0ft 6.2ft or 15.5ft
  48. Algebra 1

    A rectangular piece of art is 4 meters wide and 6 meters long. It is surrounded by a uniform sidewalk. If the area of the uniform sidewalk is 39 square meters, how wide is the sidewalk
  49. Algebra 2

    Sidewalk of uniform width has area of 180 ft squared and is surrounded ny a flower bed that 11 ft wide and 13 ft long. Find the width of the sidewalk?
  50. Algebra 2

    Sam recently has a Square garden. He wants to redesign his garden and make it into a rectangle with a length that is 3 feet shorter than twice it's width. He decides that the perimeter should be 60 feet. What are the dimensions,in feet, of his new garden.
  51. math

    David currently has a square garden. He wants to redesign his garden and make it into a rectangle with a length that is 4 feet shorter than twice its width. He decides the perimeter should be 60 feet. Determine the dimensions, in feet, of his new garden. What would be the ...
  52. Math

    John currently has a square garden. He wants to redesign his garden and make it into a rectangle with a length that is 3 feet shorter than twice its width. He decides that the perimeter should be 60 feet. Determine the dimensions, in feet, of his new garden. Please show work.
  53. Algebra 1

    A design calls for a rectangular garden with an area of 180 square feet. If the length is to be 3 feet more than the width, set up an equation and solve that equation to find the dimensions of the garden. I drew a sketch and labeled the width "w" and the length "w+3" my ...
  54. Math

    Martin has a vegetable garen that is 8 feet long and 5 feet wide. Next years he want to increase both the length and width of the garden by 15%. What will the dimensions of the garden be next year? Length __________ feet Width_____________ feet
  55. Algebra

    A rectangular garden is 54 feet longer than it is wider. Its perimeter is 292 feet. Write a system of linear equations whose solution gives the width and length of the garden. Use the substitution method to solve and check your answer.
  56. Algebra

    You are in the process of planning a garden in your back yard. The garden will be rectangular in shape. Determine the best length and width (in feet) for your garden and determine how many feet of fencing you will need to enclose the garden. Use the formula P = 2L + 2W.
  57. Geometry

    We have a 17 by 20-foot garden. We want to pour cement for a sidewalk 3 feet wide around the garden. To make the forms for the cement, we will need to buy some 2 by 4 inch lumber. How many feet of 2 by 4 inch lumber will we need just for the perimeter of the walk? (Consider ...
  58. Math

    Julie is digging a square area in her backyard for a vegetable garden. If the area is 52 square feet, what is the approximate length of one side of her garden? 6 square feet 7 square feet 8 square feet 9 square feet 7 square feet is my answer, what's yours?
  59. math

    THe width of a garden is 8 feet less than the length. If the area of the garden is 20 square feet, find the length and the width. could someone work this for me. I have but not right.
  60. algebra

    Lin's garden has an area of 782 square feet. The length of the garden is 5 less than three times its width. What are the dimensions of the garden?
  61. math

    You have 540 feet of fencing to enclose a rectangular garden. You want the length of the garden to be 50 feet greater than the width. Find the length and width of the garden if you use all of the fencing.
  62. Math

    A homeowner designs a rectangular garden such that the length is 20 feet more than twice the width. If 310 feet of picket fencing are to be used, find the length and width of the garden.
  63. Algebra

    a flower garden has a length that is 4 feet shorter than twice it's width. The area of the garden is 96 square feet. What are the dimensions?
  64. Math

    A 40-foot by 10-foot rectangular garden is enclosed by a fence. To make the garden larger, while using the same amount of fencing, its shape is changed to a square. How many square feet larger than the old garden is the new garden?
  65. Mathematics

    The length of a rectangular backyard is 7 feet less than four times its width. If the area of this garden is 15 ft2, find the length of the garden?
  66. Algebra 2

    Liz has a rectangular garden with a walkway around the edge. with the walkway included the entire garden area has a 20 foot length and an 18 foot width. At the edge of the walkway it is twice as wide as it is at the edge of the width. The area of the garden itself without the ...
  67. math

    Estimate the cost of the concrete requred to make a concrete sidewalk shaped as follows. (The sidewalk covers 1/4 of the outer perimeter of a circle - from 3:00 to 6:00. The radius from the center of the circle to the outside perimeter is 20 feet. The radius to the inner ...
  68. cne

    A rectangular garden measures 3 feet by 15 feet. The gardener decides to extend the garden 1 foot in each of the four directions. What is the perimeter of the new garden in feet?
  69. Calculus

    1) A rectangular page is to contain 16 square inches of print. The page has to have a 2-inch margin on top and at the bottom and a 2-inch margin on each side. Find the dimensions of the page that minimize the amount of paper used. 2) A rectangular garden of area 480 square ...
  70. math

    Jim is putting up fence posts around a rectangular garden. He used 50 posts and placed them 2 feet apart. The length of the garden is 30 feet. What is the perimeter of the garden? What is the area of the garden? thanks
  71. math algebra

    the area of a rectangular garden is 120 square meters. the width is 3 meters longer than 1/3 of the length. find the legth and the width of the garden.
  72. geometry

    A rectangular garden 10m * 18m . Find the area of a sidewalk that is 2m from the side of a garden ?
  73. math,algebra

    Can someone set this up in equations so i can solve them i would greatly appreciate it. THanks. Problem #3 The base of a ladder is 14 feet away from the wall. The top of the ladder is 17 feet from the floor. Find the length of the ladder to the nearest thousandth. Problem #4 A...
  74. Algebra

    Leo's garden, which is 6m wide, has the same area as Jen's garden, whichis 8m wide. Find the length of the two rectangular gardens if Leo's garden is 3m longer than Jen's garden.
  75. Algebra

    The Roice family have a rectangular swimming pool. It measures 16' x 32'. This summer they are installing a sidewalk around the pool. The width of the sidewalk is yet to be determined, 1) Using the x as the width of the sidewalk, write a Polynomial to represent the perimeter ...
  76. Algebra

    a farmer fences off a small.rectangular plot of land thay is 60 feet by 100 feet. within that area, a garden is planted and surrounded by a walkway of uniform width. how wide is the walkway if the area of the planted area is one half of the area of the plot?
  77. Math

    Monte has a small rectangular herb garden that has a length 3 yd longer than twice its width. If the area of the garden is 50 yd^2, what is the length of the garden, to the nearest tenth of a yard?
  78. Algebra

    The width of the garden is 5 feet the length is twice the widt. The strawberries take up 3 feet by 6 feet how many square feet of the garden is available
  79. Math

    Brett wants to use 40 feet of twine to mark off a rectangular area in his yard for a garden. What are the length and width for a garden with the greatest area?
  80. math

    brett wants to use 40 feet of twine to mark off a rectangular area in his yard for a garden the length ans width for garden with the greatest area?
  81. math

    okay a rectangular garden is 10 feet long and 3 feet wide . what is the area of the garden include units
  82. Math

    Tim has a rose garden that is three times as long as it's wide. the total length around the garden is 80 feet. tim wants to line the exterior of the garden with paver stones. each paver stone is 2 feet by 2 feet in area. 1) area of the rose garden 2) number of paver stones ...
  83. Algebra

    Suppose a square garden has an area represented by 9x^2 square feet. If one side is made 7 feet longer and the other side is made 2 feet shorter, then the trinomial that models the area of the larger garden is 9x^2 + 15x - 14 square feet.
  84. Geometry

    Ralph wants to put a fence around his rectangular garden. His garden measures 53 feet by 55 feet.The garden has a path around it that is 3 feet wide. How much fencing material does Ralph need to enclose the garden and path?
  85. algebra 1

    A gardner is calculating the perimeter of a rectangular garden, which has a length of 25 feet. The area of the garden is 400 square feet. What is the perimeter of the garden? Write the equation: could it be this? p=400/25+400/25+25+25
  86. Math

    The concrete for a sidewalk is being poured outside the perimeter of a new subdivision, which is a 280 ft. by 720 ft. rectangle. The building code requires that the sidewalk be 5 feet wide and 8 inches deep. How many cubic yards of concrete will need to be poured? math: ...
  87. math

    Joannies garden is in the shape of a square and has an area of 100 sq ft. Zacharys garden is rectangular. Its length is 3 times as long as Joannies garden but only half as wide. Zachary garden has an area of ______ sq.ft.
  88. algebra

    a sidewalk forms a 3-foot wide border with the grass as shown. how many bags of concrete are needed to make the sidewalk if a bag of concrete covers approximately 0.75 square feet?
  89. algebra verbal linear equation

    Allison has a square root flower garden and Lauren has a rectangular flower garden the width of the rectangular garden is 2 yards less than a side of the squaare garden and the length of the rectangular garden is 5 yards more than a side of the square garden if the sum of the ...
  90. math

    a person has a rectangular garden one length of the garden lies along the patio wall. however the rest of the garden is enclosed by 30 ft of fencing. if the length of the garden is three times its width, what is the area of the garden
  91. math

    Joannies garden is in the shape of a square and has an area of 100 sq ft. Zacharys garden is rectangular. Its length is 3 times as long as Joannies garden but only half as wide. Zachary garden has an area of ______ sq.ft I didn't have and answer?
  92. 5th grade math

    suppose you are building a fence for a garden in your yard. your yard is 50 ft wide and has an area of 500 square ft. your father has 88 feet of garden fencing,so your garden has to have a perimeter of 88 ft. how big an area would you set aside for your garden?
  93. Math

    A rectangular garden has a width of 90 feet. The perimeter is 500 feet. What is length of the garden?
  94. Algebra

    The ratio of the length to the width of a golden rectangle is (1 + √(5):2:.The dimensions of a garden form a golden rectangle. The width of the garden is 12 feet. Find the length L of the garden. Round your answer to the nearest foot.
  95. Math

    the perimeter of a rectangular garder is 100 feet the length of the garden is 8 feet longer than twice the width I need 2 linear equations
  96. math

    A rectangular garden plot 16m by 24m is to bordered by a strip of uniform width X m wide on the outside, so as to double the area, find the new length and breadth of the rectangular garden
  97. Algerbra

    A rectangular flower garden is 4 feet longer than its width w. Write a polynomial that represents the area of the garden. Write your answer in simplified form.
  98. math

    lamar made a garden in the shape of a rectangle with an area of 36 square feet. The shorter side of the garden measures 4 feet. Explain how you can find the perimeter of the garden
  99. Math

    Kim’s herb garden is 2 feet by 4 feet. He wants to double the length and the width of the garden. How will the area of the herb garden change?
  100. Math

    The perimeter of a small rectangular garden is 18 feet. if the length is twice the width, find the width and the length of the garden.
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