# rectangle word problem

### A standard volleyball court has an area of 1800ft. The length is 60. What is the width of the volley

A standard volleyball court has an area of 1800ft. The length is 60. What is the width of the volleyball court Plugging this into our rectangle...
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### Perimeter of a rectangle is 372 yards. If the length is 99 yards, what is the width?

Perimeter of a rectangle is 372 yards. If the length is 99 yards, what is the width? The perimeter P of a rectangle with length l and width w is:...
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### area of a rectangle

area of a rectangle Let l be the length and w be the width of a rectangle. The Area (A) is: A = lw
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### Anne wants to make a platform that is 7 feet wide and 10 feet long. If she uses boards that measure

Anne wants to make a platform that is 7 feet wide and 10 feet long. If she uses boards that measure 6 inches wide by 2 feet long, how many boards...
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### A rectangular hotel room is 4 yards by 5 yards. The owner of the hotel wants to recarpet the room wi

A rectangular hotel room is 4 yards by 5 yards. The owner of the hotel wants to recarpet the room with carpet that costs \$76.00 per square yard....
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### The length of a rectangle is equal to triple the width. Find the length of the rectangle if the peri

The length of a rectangle is equal to triple the width. Find the length of the rectangle if the perimeter is 80 inches. The perimeter (P) of a...
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### a rectangle has a length of x-7 and a width of x + 5. Write an expression that represents the area o

a rectangle has a length of x-7 and a width of x + 5. Write an expression that represents the area of the rectangle in terms of x. Area of a...
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### A rectangle shaped parking lot is to have a perimeter of 506 yards. If the width must be 100 yards b

A rectangle shaped parking lot is to have a perimeter of 506 yards. If the width must be 100 yards because of a building code, what will the...
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### A rectangular piece of paper has the dimensions of 10 inches by 7 inches.What is the perimeter of th

A rectangular piece of paper has the dimensions of 10 inches by 7 inches.What is the perimeter of the piece of paper Using our rectangle...
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### The length of Sally’s garden is 4 meters greater than 3 times the width. The perimeter of her garden

The length of Sally’s garden is 4 meters greater than 3 times the width. The perimeter of her garden is 72 meters A garden is a rectangle, which...
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### A rectangular room is 3 times as long as it is wide, and its perimeter is 56 meters. Find the dimens

A rectangular room is 3 times as long as it is wide, and its perimeter is 56 meters. Find the dimension of the room. We're given: l = 3w The...
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### The perimeter of a bedroom door is 28 feet. It is 4 feet wide. How tall is it?

The perimeter of a bedroom door is 28 feet. It is 4 feet wide. How tall is it? Using our rectangle calculator, we get: l = 10
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### A bag of fertilizer covers 300 square feet of lawn. Find how many bags of fertilizer should be purch

A bag of fertilizer covers 300 square feet of lawn. Find how many bags of fertilizer should be purchased to cover a rectangular lawn 290 feet by...
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### The perimeter of a poster is 20 feet. The poster is 6 feet tall. How wide is it?

The perimeter of a poster is 20 feet. The poster is 6 feet tall. How wide is it? Assumptions and givens: The poster has a rectangle shape l = 6...
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### The length of a wooden frame is 1 foot longer than its width and its area is equal to 12ft²

The length of a wooden frame is 1 foot longer than its width and its area is equal to 12ft² The frame is a rectangle. The area of a rectangle is...
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### The length of Sally’s garden is 4 meters greater than 3 times the width. The perimeter of her garden

The length of Sally’s garden is 4 meters greater than 3 times the width. The perimeter of her garden is 72 meters. Find the dimensions of Sally’s...
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### The dimensions of a rectangle are 30 cm and 18 cm. When its length decreased by x cm and its width i

The dimensions of a rectangle are 30 cm and 18 cm. When its length decreased by x cm and its width is increased by x cm, its area is increased by...
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### A family room measures 15.6 feet long and 18.4 feet wide. What is the area of the room?

A family room measures 15.6 feet long and 18.4 feet wide. What is the area of the room? The room is rectangular. So our area A = lw. Using our...
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