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elexusvanderhorst

  • 3 years ago

the perimeter of a rectangle is twice the sum of its length and its width. the perimeter is 46 meters and its length is 2 meters more than twice its width. What is the length?

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  1. ajprincess
    • 3 years ago
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    Let the perimeter of the rectangle be P, length be l and width be w. l=2+2w P=2(l+w) 46=2(2+2w+w) Can u find w @elexusvanderhorst?

  2. elexusvanderhorst
    • 3 years ago
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    w=7?

  3. ajprincess
    • 3 years ago
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    yup:)

  4. elexusvanderhorst
    • 3 years ago
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    so how would i turn this into an equation?

  5. ajprincess
    • 3 years ago
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    turn vat?

  6. elexusvanderhorst
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    oh wait sorry so my answer would be w=7?

  7. ajprincess
    • 3 years ago
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    no u r askd to find l. plug in the value of w in l=2+2w and find l:)

  8. elexusvanderhorst
    • 3 years ago
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    oh ok thank you so much

  9. ajprincess
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    Welcome:) If u dnt get any part of it pls ask:)

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