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anonymous
 4 years ago
PROBLEM SOLVING USING SYSTEMS OF EQUATIONS
The length of a rectangle is 5cm more than twice the width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 34 cm. Find the length and the width of the rectangle.
anonymous
 4 years ago
PROBLEM SOLVING USING SYSTEMS OF EQUATIONS The length of a rectangle is 5cm more than twice the width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 34 cm. Find the length and the width of the rectangle.

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cathyangs
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1L=5+2w 2L+2w=34 substitute for L

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0let L = length of rectangle W = width of rectangle P = perimeter L = 5 + 2w 2L + 2W = 34 L  2W = 5 2L +2W = 34 3L = 39 L = 13 W = 4

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0how would you do that with x and y?

cathyangs
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1just use x and y instead of L and W
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