A rectangle has a length at least four more than five times the width. If the perimeter is at least 44 units, find the least possible width.
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A rectangle has a length at least four more than five times the width. If the
perimeter is at least 44 units, find the least possible width.
perimeter is at least 44 units, find the least possible width.
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1. User Answers clarch19
Answer:
width of 3 units
Stepbystep explanation:
let 'w' = width
let '4+5w' = length
P = 2l + 2w
44 = 2(4+5w) + 2w
44 = 8 + 10w + 2w
36 = 12w
w = 36/12
w = 3