Perimeter Word Problems

An olypmpic swimming pool is twice as long as its width. The perimeter of the pool is 150 meters. What are the length and the width?

A square animal pen and a pen shaped like an equilateral triangle have equal perimeters. Find the length of the side of each pen if the sides of the triangular pen are fifteen less than twice a side of the square pen.

A cattlerancher needs to put a new fence around his pasture. The pasture is 1 mile long and 1 1/2 long wide, how much will the rancher need to build?

If each of the sides of an isosceles triangle is 5 times the third side and the perimeter of the triangle is 121 inches, how many inches is each of the sides of the triangle?

Martina fenced off a space in her backyard for her new puppy. The perimeter of the rectangular space is 6 meters. If two opposite sides are each 2 meters long, what are the lengths of each of the other two sides?

What is the perimeter of a rectangle that is 5 yd and 3 yd wide?

Deshawn wants to build a fence around a rectangular space in his backyard. The space is 5 yards long and 3 yards wide. The fence section are 1 yard long. How many yard sections does Deshawn need?

A square courtyard has a side length of 50 yards. The city plans to add x yards to each side so that it can pour a sidewalk around it. Write an expression that would represent the outside perimeter of the courtyard plus the sidewalk.

A triangle has a perimeter of 161 miles. Each of the 2 smaller sides of the triangle is twothirds the length of the longest side. Find the length of each side of the triangle.

The trapezoid has a slant length of 6 inches. The interior length is 10 inches. The bases are 5 inches. What is the perimeter?

A rectangular picture frame is 4 times as wide as its length with a perimeter of 80 inches. Find the dimensions.

If the perimeter of a rectangle is 112 meters, and the length is one meter shorter than twice the width, then what are the length and the width?

The outside walls of a house are 2 meters high and the amount you can spend for outside wall materials cannot go over $7500. For each material at the cost given, what is the greatest perimeter the house could have? Wood at $53 per square meter, Stucco at $57 per square meter, Brick at $65 per square meter, and vinyl at $62 per square meter?

The lenght of a rectangle is 30cm less then three times the width. the perimeter of this rectangle is 180cm. What are the dimensison of this rectangle?

What is the perimeter of a square table with a side of 50inches?

A triangle has a perimeter of 197 centimeters. The sum of the smallest and medium sides is 49 cm more than the longest side. The difference of the longest side and shortest sides is 22 cm. find the lengths of the three sides.

A rectangular swimming pool measures 25ft by 50ft and has a 6 foot wide sidewalk around it. How much fencing is needed to enclose the sidewalk and what is the area of the sidewalk?

A square has an area of 121 square yards. What is the perimeter?

A park is bordered by a river and 2 fences. A trail that runs right along the river is 2.4 km long. Determine the perimeter of the park.

What is the area and perimeter of a fence that is 5 yards long and 3 yards wide?

A wood deck that is 10 feet wide surrounds an elliptically shaped pool. The pool is 52 feet long and 20 feet wide. Find two equations describing the pool and the deck.

Jimâ€™s nephew owns a triangular plot of land. The perimeter fence that surrounds the land measures 121 feet. The shortest side is 15 feet longer than onehalf of the longest side. The second longest side is 4 feet shorter than the longest side. What is the length of each side?

The perimeter of a rectangle is 80 feet. If its length is 20 feet 6 inches, What is the width of the rectangle?

The perimeter of a rectangular lawn is 24m. If the area of the lawn is 35m^{2}, how wide is the lawn?

John is fencing his yard that is 25 feet long and 40 feet wide. He wants to put fencing around the entire perimeter of his yard. The fencing he likes is $3 per foot. How much will it cost to fence his yard?

A man wants to put up a border around his tomato plants. His plants are in a rectangular garden where the length is twice as long as the width. Find the dimensions of the garden if the perimeter is 50 feet.

The length, L, of a certain rectangle is four feet more than three times its width, W. The perimeter of the rectangle is 88 inches. Find the length.

150 meter lace was used to edge a pillow.if the width of the pillow is 25 what is the length?

The perimeter of an NBA basketball court is 288ft. The length in 44ft longer than the width. Find the dimensions of the court.


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a rectangle has a perimeter of 1 metre,if it is four times as it is wide? what are the dimensions of the rectangle?

A rectangle is 12m longer than it is wide. Its perimeter is 68 m. Find its length and width.

A rectangular field is 5 yards longer than twice the width. Find the dimentions of the field if the perimeter is 88 yards.

the length of triangle is 93ft.side a of triangle is twice as long as side b.side c is 3ft. longer than side a. find the lenght of each side.

A rectangle is 6 times long as it is wide. The perimeter is 120 cm. Find the dimensions of the rectangle. Round to the nearest tenth if necessary.

The width of a rectangle is 6 less than its length. What are the dimensions of the rectangle if the perimeter is 152 inches?

Each of two congruent sides of an isosceles triangle is 8 in. less then twice the base. The perimeter of the triangle is 74 in. What is the length of the base?

The perimeter of a basketball court is 114 meters and the length is 6 meters longer than twice the width. What are the length and width?

A rectangular corral is surrounded by a chain link fence that costs $12.00 per meter.The corral is separated into two smaller rectangular pens by a barbed wire fence that costs $4.00 per meter. Altogether 160 meters of fencing were used at a cost of $1760. Find the length and width of the corral.

The perimeter of an athletic field is 240 yd. The length is 15 yd less than twice the width of the field. Find the length of the field.

The length of a rectangle is 8 ft. longer than twice the width. If the Perimeter is 88 ft., find the length and width of the rectangle.

Find the perimeter of a triangle if one side is 16 feet, another is twosevenths the perimeter, and the third side is onethird the perimeter.

The perimeter of a rectangle is 6 times the width. The length is 3 more than the width. find the width and length.

a regular octagon has sides of length 4x+3. the perimeter of the regular octagon is 216. find the length of each side of the regular octagon.

the length of a rectangle is 8 more than the width. the perimeter of the rectangle is 64. what is the length of the rectangle?

The length of a rectangle is 10 more than twice the width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 35 more than 5 times the width. find the dimensions of the rectangle.

The length of the smallest side of a triangle is onehalf the length of the longest side. The length of the middle side is 5 less than the length of the longest side. The perimeter of the triangle is 55 cm . Find the length of the longest side of the triangle.

Her perimeter of the garden is 36feet. She wants to surround the garden with bicks. Each brick is 6in. How many bicks will she need?

Formula for perimeter of a square Write this in words

the formulafor the perimeter of a square is p=4s where s is the length of a side. what is the perimeter of the square

the formula for the perimeter of a square is p=4s where s is the length of a side. what is the perimeter of the square

a rectangle has a perimeter of 24 inches. Find its dimensions if its length is 36 inches greater than its width.

The length of each side of an equilateral triangle is 5 centimeters more than the length of each side of a square. The perimeter two figures are equal. Find the lengths of the sides of the square and of the triangle.

a perimeter of a garden that is 20feet long nad 15 feet wide

find the perimeter of a hexagon, in terms of y, if each of its sides are 2y  3.

A rectangle has a perimeter of 24m.Its length is 3 times longer than its width.How long is each side?

mr. chain has 3 sails on a ship two of the sails has a side of 6ft and base of 4 meters and a side of 10 ft the third sail has double measements of the first two sails how much farbic does mr . chain need for the third sail? and how fabric would he need to add a boarder for each sail?

the square garden is 36.7 . the width is 12.9 less than the length what are the sides

The length of a rectangle is twice the width. The perimeter is 48 in. Find the dimensions of the rectangle.

If the perimeter of a rectangular field is 280 ft and the width is 20 more than one half of the length, then find the length and width.

The perimeter of a rectangle is 150m. The length is 9m more than twice the width.

on a triangle with two equal sides, the base i three times the size of either of the two equal sides. the perimeter of the triangle is 35 feet. find the length of the two equal sides.



The length of a rectangle is 7 centimeters greater than the width. The perimeter is 54 centimeters. Find the length and width.

the length of a rectangle is 4 inches greater than the widtj. the perimeter is 24 inches. find the length and width

the cat was having an orgasm how many times did he need to cum before it happned?

A rectangle and an equilateral triangle have the same perimeter. The length ok the rectangle is twice its width. Each side of the triangle is 45m. Find the length of each side of the rectangle.

. Suppose that the width of a rectangle is three feet shorter than length and that the perimeter of the rectangle is 84 feet.

Mr. Sloan is building a fence around his garden. THe diagram below shows the measurements of the fense. What is the perimiter of the fence?

The length of a rectangle exceeds its width by4 feet. If the width is doubled and the length is decreased by 2 feet, a new rectangle is formed whose perimeter is 8 feet more then the perimeter of the orginal rectangle. Find the dimensions of the orginal rectangle.

The perimeter of a rectangle is 134m. The length is 10m more than twice the width.


if the length of each side of the square is 2x1, represent the perimiter of the square in the terms of x

The width of a rectangle is 6 yards less than its lenght. the perimeter of the rectangle is 52 yards. what is the length?

the perimeter of a rectangle ti 122 meters. find the dimensions if the length is 35 meters longer than the width. then find the area of the rectangle.

perimeter is 60 feet. The length of the pool is 4 feet longer than the width. What is the width?

The perimeter of a rectangular field is 252 meters. The length of the field exceeds twice the width by 18 meters. State the dimensions of the field and find its area.

Dolly has 1box.Each side is 209 in.What is the Perimeter of the box?

The lenth of a rectangle is two times it`s width, plus four. The total perimeter of the rectangle is 28 inches.


the length of a basketball court is 34 ft. greater than the width. The permiter of a basketball court is 268 feet. Write and solve and equation to find the width. Then find the dimensions (length and width) of the basketball court.


. Suppose that the length of a rectangle is three cm longer than twice the width and that the perimeter of the rectangle is 90 cm.

A garden is 1.7 times as long as it is wide. It has perimeter of 58.32 feet. How wide is the garden?

6. The perimeter of a rectangular balcony, made of wood in the woods, is 22 feet. The balcony is 7 feet long. How wide is it?