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Pluto113
 3 years ago
If the perimeter of a rectangular house is 44 yards, and the length is 36 feet, what is the width of the house?
A. 10 yards
B. 18 yards
C. 28 feet
D. 32 feet
E. 36 yards
Pluto113
 3 years ago
If the perimeter of a rectangular house is 44 yards, and the length is 36 feet, what is the width of the house? A. 10 yards B. 18 yards C. 28 feet D. 32 feet E. 36 yards

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kumar2006
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1.If the perimeter of a rectangular house is 44 yards and the length is 36 feet. What is the width of the house? We can either change yards to feet, or feet to yards...<< 1. Changing yards to feet. Perimeter = 44 yards = 44(3 feet) = 132 feet Perimeter = 2(Length + Width) P = 2(L + W) 132 = 2(36 + W) 132 = 72 + 2W 132  72 = 2W 60 = 2W 30 = W So the width is 30 feet.

kumar2006
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Changing feet to yards. Length = 36 feet = 36(1/3 yard) = 12 yards Perimeter = 2(Length + Width) P = 2(L + W) 44 = 2(12 + W) 44 = 24 + 2W 44  24 = 2W 20 = 2W 10 = W So the width is 10 yards.

carcarcavs
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0kumar2006 y didnt u help me mine was easier u just pooped on me
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