The length of a rectangle is 3 centimeters more than 3 times the width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 46 centimeters, find the dimensions of the rectangle.
asked Feb 11, 2014 in Algebra 1 Answers by breabriee

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rektangel

1....rim-leng=46, so half-rim=23=leng+wide

2...leng=3*wide+3

thus, half-rim...leng+wide=wide+3wide+3...4wide+3=23

 4*wide=23-3=20....wide=5

leng=23 -wide=23-5=18

chek...leng=3*wide+3=(3*5) +3....15+3=18

25.5+7.5=
answered Feb 11, 2014 by muneepenee

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