So what is the width pf the rectangle in a mix number and simplifyed
in Algebra 1 Answers by

Your answer

Your name to display (optional):
Privacy: Your email address will only be used for sending these notifications.
Anti-spam verification:
To avoid this verification in future, please log in or register.

1 Answer

Remember the formula for the area of a rectangle:  A  = l • w

Substitute the known values into the formula:  11 7/8 = 4 3/4 • w

You might want to convert the fractions into decimals:  11.875 = 4.75w

Solve the equation by dividing both sides of the equation by 4.75:  w = 2.5

by Level 1 User (140 points)

Related questions

Welcome to MathHomeworkAnswers.org, where students, teachers and math enthusiasts can ask and answer any math question. Get help and answers to any math problem including algebra, trigonometry, geometry, calculus, trigonometry, fractions, solving expression, simplifying expressions and more. Get answers to math questions. Help is always 100% free!
82,257 questions
86,778 answers
1,944 comments
3,660 users