OpenStudy (anonymous):

The perimeter of a rectangular field is yards. If the length of the field is yards, what is its width?

7 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

7 years ago
OpenStudy (sandra):

By definition a rectangle has two sides of equal length. So Perimeter = Sum of all sides = 2(width)+ 2(length). So P = 2w + 2L. If you know P and L, then you can solve for w

7 years ago