## anonymous one year ago A rectangular painting measures 11 inches by 14 inches and contains a frame of uniform width around the four edges. The perimeter of the rectangular formed by the painting and its frame is 58 inches. Determine the width.

1. anonymous

how did you start this problem?

2. nincompoop

draw it

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4. nincompoop

Perimeter, P, is just the sum of all sides $$\sf P = (2 \times length) + (2 \times width) \rightarrow 2L + 2W$$ determine the length and width of the frame.

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