# the width of a garden is 4 times it width the wall of her house forms one width of the triangle he uses 45 feet of fencing for the other 3 sides of his garden what are the length and

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### Elementary Algebra

the width of a garden is 4 times it width the wall of her house forms one width of the triangle he uses 45 feet of fencing for the other 3 sides of his garden what are the length and width of his garden. what is the answer

### 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.

### 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 ...

### 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

### 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?

### 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.

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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

### Algebra 1

Genie has 100 feet of fence with which to make a rectangular cage for her rabbit. If she uses the wall of her house as one side, the area of the cage in square feet is given by the polynomial -2w^2 + 100w, where w is the width of the cage in feet. What is the area of the cage ...

### 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.

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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.

### MATH!!

The area of Mrs.Raders rectangular garden is 100 square feet. One side is a stone wall. She encloses the other 3 sides with 30 feet of fencing. What are the dimensions of her garden? I have the length of the triangle to be 30-2x and the width to be x. But soo how would you put...

### 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.

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dale have decided to fence off the garden plot behind his house, using his house as a "fence" along one side of a garden, the lenght(which run parallel to the house)is e feet less than twice the width. Find the dimensions if 32feet of fencing is used along the three sides ...

### Math ( Algebra 1 )

Two rectangles have the same width. The length of one is 2 feet longer than the width. The length of the other is 4 feet longer than the width. The larger rectangle has 8 more square feet than the smaller. What is the width of the rectangles?

### math

Two rectangles have the same width. The length of one is 2 feet longer than the width. The length of the other is 4 feet longer than the width. The larger rectangle has 8 more square feet than the smaller. What is the width of the rectangles?

### math

a fencing company was asked to enclose three gardens with wire fences: a rectangular garden with a length of 270 meters and a width of 1123.62 meters; a square garden with a side length of 657.955 meters; and a rectangular garden with a width of 35 meters and a length that is ...

### algebra

Two rectangles have the same width. The length of one is 1 foot longer than the width. The length of the other is 2 feet longer than the width. The larger rectangle has 5 more square feet than the smaller. What is the width of the rectangles

### algebra

Choose some other possibilities for the dimensions of the pen using all 20 feet of the fencing for the 3 sides that are needed. Make a table that uses the distance d, away from the house (in the diagram it’s 5 feet or the width) as input and the area as output. d A 5 ?

### 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, ...

### Pre-calculus

The area of a triangle wall on a barn is 160 square feet. Its length is 4 feet longer than twice the width. Find the length and width of the wall of the barn

### 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 ...

### 7th grade

if a perimeter of a garden is 82 feet. the length is 5 more than twice the width.what is th width of the garden?

### 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.

### 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 ...

### 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

### 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...

### 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

### algebra

A rectangular garden, with length twice its width, is to be expanded so that both sides are increased by 3 m. a.) How would you represent the width of the original garden? b.) How would you represent the width of the new garden? How about the length? c.) Suppose the width of ...

### 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.

### Math

Suppose you have 36 yards of fencing to build a fence around a rectangular backyard garden. The width is 18 yards less than twice the length. Find the length and width of this garden.

### 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?

### math

3) You are fencing a rectangular puppy kennel with 25 ft of fence. The side of the kennel against your house does not need a fence. This side is 9 ft long. Find the dimensions of the kennel. 4) A gardener is planning a rectangular garden area in a community garden. His garden ...

### algebra

You are making a fence for your garden. The length is five less that two times the width. A.write a polynomial that represents the perimeter of the garden. B.write a polynomial that represents the area of the garden. C. Find the perimeter and area of the garden when the width ...

### 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

### 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

### 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

### Algebra

A farmer plans to enclose a rectangular region using part of his barn for one side and fencing for remaining sides. The area of the region is maximized when the width is 30 feet. a.) write an equation that could model the area as a function of the width. Let P equal the amount...

### math 117

A garden area is 30 ft long and 20 ft wide. A path of uniform width is set around the edge. If the remaining garden area is 400 ft2, what is the width of the path? using the quadratic formula I did the following: Let x = distance between the inner rectangle and the outer ...

### math

The area of a rectangular piece of fencing is represented by the equation w(4w+4)=3, where w is the width of fencing in yards. Find the width of the fencing.

### 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 ...

### Algebra 1

1. Simplify 49^3/2. My answer: 343? 2. Simplify 5^ãx^25y^125. My answer: x^5y^25? 3. When the polynomial 5x - 2x + 8x^2 - 7 is written in standard form, what is the leading coefficient? My answer: -2? 4. Classify the polynomial 5x^2 + 9x + 1 according to tis degree and ...

### math

Betty bought 105 ft of fencing to enclose a vegetable garden in her backyard. The garden is to be a rectangle, twice as long as it is wide, with a fence across the middle parallel to the width. What should be the dimension of the garden in feet?

### 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.

### Math

Assume you are working on a house the length of the house is 50 feet, the width is 30 feet, and from the ground to the gable is 10 feet. The height of the triangle prism on top is 6.5 feet. If you are going to shingle the roof of this house, how many square feet should you ...

### Algebra 1 Answer Check

1. Simplify 49^3/2. My answer: 343? 2. Simplify 5^ãx^25y^125. My answer: x^5y^25? 3. When the polynomial 5x - 2x + 8x^2 - 7 is written in standard form, what is the leading coefficient? My answer: -2? 4. Classify the polynomial 5x^2 + 9x + 1 according to tis degree and ...

### MATH

A rectangle pen for a pet is 5 feet longer than it is wide. Give possible values for the width W of the pen if its area must be between 266 and 750 square feet, inclusively. The width of the pen from the smaller value of the width is how many feet to the larger value of the ...

### math

A retangular pen for a pet is 5 feet longer than it is wide. Give possible values for the width. W of the pen if its area must be between 176 and 750 square feet inclusively. The width of the pen ranges from the smaller value of the width, Feet to the larger value of width ...

### math

mrs.fuchs has 40yd of fencing to use to make a rectangular area for her garden.(she wants to keep the animals out!!!!) she pans to use part of the 26yd wall of her house as one of the sides of the rectangular area. - what whole dimension( lengh and width) should she use for ...

### math

mrs.fuchs has 40yd of fencing to use to make a rectangular area for her garden.(she wants to keep the animals out!!!!) she pans to use part of the 26yd wall of her house as one of the sides of the rectangular area. - what whole dimension( lengh and width) should she use for ...

### evaluating a math question

a Rectanglular pen for a pet is 5 feet longer than it is wide. give possible values for the width W of the pen if its area must be between 176 and 760 square feet inclusively. The width of the pen ranges from the smaller value of the width--- feet, to the larger value of the ...

### Algebra 2

A farmer has 120 ft. of fencing available to enclose 2 adjacent rectangular pens alongside his barn. NO fencing is required along the bard side. He needs to have a total of 930 sq.ft. Determine the width (x) and the combined length of the pens. There are two solutions. One is ...

### math

If x represents width of rectangle & length is 4 less than 3 times the width? What is the width and how would you translate this into numbers? *area =? *where length is 4 less than 3 times the width *Length = x -3 *Width = x *Area = (4x-3) (x) = 4x ^2-3x Is this the way you do...

### math

John made a rectangular pen for his dog using 28 feet of fencing.If the width of the pen is 2 feet more than one-half the length,what are the length and width of the pen?

### Math

This is for grade 11 math, under quadratic extrema and roots. Fred and Ginger have 24 m of fencing to enclose a garden at the back of their house. From the pictures you can see (shows a large rectangle for the house, with a smaller one attached on the bottom line, to the right...

### Algebra

The average temperature during the growing season is directly related to the width of the ring, with a greater width corresponding to a higher average temperature. Chart goes as follows 1900 is 14/25 width, 1910 has a 29/50 width, 1920 has a 53/100 width, 1930 has a 13/20 ...

### 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?

### algebra

The area of a rectangular wall of a bran is 96 square feet. Its length is 4ft. longer than the width. Find the length and width of the wall.

### math

Bernie put in a garden in her back yard. The garden has a perimeter of 199 feet. She wants to know the total surface area of the garden and all she knows is the perimeter and that the width is 20% or (1/5) of the length. (Remember 20% and the fraction 1/5 is the same decimal ...

### help asap!!

Bernie put in a garden in her back yard. The garden has a perimeter of 213 feet. She wants to know the total surface area of the garden and all she knows is the perimeter and that the width is 20% or (1/5) of the length. (Remember 20% and the fraction 1/5 is the same decimal ...

### 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 ...

### College Algebra

The area of a rectangular wall of a barn is 24 square feet. Its length is 8 feet longer than twice its width. Find the length and width of the wall of the barn

### math helpp!!!

Bernie put in a garden in her back yard. The garden has a perimeter of 265 feet. She wants to know the total surface area of the garden and all she knows is the perimeter and that the width is 20% or (1/5) of the length. (Remember 20% and the fraction 1/5 is the same decimal ...

### math quick help

Bernie put in a garden in her back yard. The garden has a perimeter of 195 feet. She wants to know the total surface area of the garden and all she knows is the perimeter and that the width is 20% or (1/5) of the length. (Remember 20% and the fraction 1/5 is the same decimal ...

### Math

The perimeter of rectangular garden is 40 feet. The width is 2 feet more than half the length. What is the length and width

### algebra

the width of my garden is 10 feet shorter than twice the length. the perimeter is 70 feet. find the length and the width

### Math

Jennifer's dad built 2 rectangular houses for each of her dogs. The first house had a length of 6 feet and a width of 4 feet. The second house had a length and a width that was 2 feet longer than the first. What was the difference in the perimeter of the two doghouses? A.20 B....

### math

tha are of a rectangular wall of a barn is 72 square feet. its length is 10 feet longer than twice its width. find the length and width of the wall of the barn

### Accelerated Algebra

it takes 80 feet of fencing to enclose your garden. According to your calculations,you will need 350 square feet to plant everything you want. Is your garden big enough? Explain your answer. They gave a rectangle length=40-x and width= x I asked my mom and she also got ...

### MATH!

The length of a triangle is twice the width. The area is 32 square units. Find the length and width. I have the length of the triangle=2x and the width=x... so would the equation be 2x(x)=32 OR NO? Assume the "length" is the height measured from some side we will call the "...

### Geometry

Simon and Jane have rectangular-shaped vegetable gardens. The width of Jane’s garden is double the width of Simon’s garden. The area of Jane’s garden is 4 times that of Simon’s garden. Which statement is true? Answer A. Jane’s garden has the same perimeter as Simon...

### Math

A fence forms a rectangle and uses 64 meters of fencing. If the width of the enclosed area is 13 yards, what is the length in inches?

### math

A farmer needs to fence a rectangular piece of land.She wants the length of the field to be 55 feet longer than the width. If she has 1310 feet of fencing material, what should be the length and the width of the field?

### Math

A rectangular garden covers 16,000 ft2. Its length is 60 ft longer than its width. What is the width of the garden?

### pre algabra

mark is making a scale drawing of his house.the width of his house is 40 feet.marks room is 10 feet wide by 17 and a half feet long in mark first drawing the width of his house (40feet) is represented by 8 inches what would the dimensions of his room in inches be on the drawing?

### Math

Sondra is trying to figure out how much fence material to buy for her rectangular garden. The garden is 18 feet long, and its width is 1/3 of its length. How many yards of fencing should she buy?

### Math

A school is fencing in a rectangular area for a playground. It plans to enclose the playground using fencing on three sides (One length is a wall) The school has budgeted enough money for 75 ft of fencing material and would like to make a playground with an area of 600 ft ...

### Math

Two ocean beaches are being affected by erosion. The table shows the width, in feet, of each beach at high tide measured where 1995 is represented by year 0. Western beach width Dunes beach Year number (in feet) width (in feet) 0 100 20 5 90 45 10 80 70 11 78 75 12 76 80 15 70...

### math

The perimeter of a rectangular garden is 62 m.If the length is 3 meters longer than the width,what is the width of the garden?

### 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)

### 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 ...

### math

2)If the scale factor of a map is 1/8” is 12 miles. How far apart are two towns if they are 3 inches apart on the map? help with graphing? 1)Graph the function y = 2x2 – 3. You can describe your graph by specifying the vertex, maximum or minimum, axis of symmetry, and 4 ...

### mat117/algebra

The area of a rectangle of length x is given by 3x^2 + 5x. Find the width of the rectangle. Show me the formula and how to use it please. area= length times width 3x^2 + 5x = x * width divide both sides by x, then you have width.

### 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 ...

### Algebra

A rectangle garden is to be surrounded by a walkway of constant width. The garden's dimensions are 30ft by 40ft. The total area, garden plus walkway, is to be 1800ft^2. What must be the width of the walkway to the nearest thousandth?

### Math

You are buying a fence to enclose a garden that has an area of 360 square feet. x + 9 The bottom of garden x side of garden a) What is the width of the area to be enclosed? Answer in units of ft b) How much fencing do you need? Answer in units of ft

### math

Draw 3 possible rectangular gardens Nan could make that use 360 feet of fencing. Include the length and width of each garden

### Algebra

A garden is 6 m by 10 m long. The garden is to be surrounded by a walkway that is of equal width on all sides. The perimeter around the outside of the walkway and the garden together is 60.8 m. Find the width of the walkway.

### Math

1.)When testing a patient’s eyes for focusing ability, one doctor uses these three cards. Card 1 is placed 3.0 m from the patient. The other two cards are placed so that the letter E on them will appear to be the same size to the patient as the E on Card 1. a.)Measure the ...

### geometry

The length of a rectangular garden is two feet less than five times the width. If the perimeter is 72 feet, what is the length of the garden?

### Algebra

Krishna is building a rectangular sandbox. The length of the sandbox is two feet longer than twice the width of the sandbox. The perimeter of the sandbox is 28 feet. What equation could be used to determine the width? What is the width?

### math geometry

The area of a rectangular wall of a barn is 80 square feet. The length is 12 feet longer than twice its width. Find the length and width of the barn.

### math

Ted is helping his father plant their vegetable garden this year. They will put a fence around the garden. Ted measures the length of the garden, which is 6 feet. His father tells him that the width is twice the length. How much fencing do Ted and his father need to buy yo ...

### 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 ...

### 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

### 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.

### 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 ...

### 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

### 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 ...

### math

Recognize that rectangles that have the same area can have different perimenters. Do rectangles with the same area necessarily have the same perimeter?Give an example to support your answer. How I would handle this is to first look at the formula. Area=Length*Width Make up a ...