SSAT Elementary Level Math : How to find the perimeter of a rectangle

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Example Questions

Example Question #61 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Rectangle

What is the width of the rectangle if the perimeter is  and the length is ?

 

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is 

To solve for the width we can plug our known values into the equation. 

Subtract  from both sides

Divide  by both sides

Example Question #431 : Rectangles

What is the width of the rectangle if the perimeter is  and the length is ?

 

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is 

To solve for the width we can plug our known values into the equation. 

Subtract  from both sides

Divide  by both sides

Example Question #383 : Quadrilaterals

What is the width of the rectangle if the perimeter is  and the length is ?

 

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is 

To solve for the width we can plug our known values into the equation. 

Subtract  from both sides

Divide  by both sides

Example Question #471 : Measurement & Data

What is the width of the rectangle if the perimeter is  and the length is ?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is 

To solve for the width we can plug our known values into the equation. 

Subtract  from both sides

Divide  by both sides

Example Question #472 : Measurement & Data

What is the width of the rectangle if the perimeter is  and the length is ?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is 

To solve for the width we can plug our known values into the equation. 

Subtract  from both sides

Divide  by both sides

Example Question #31 : Geometric Measurement: Recognizing Perimeter

What is the width of the rectangle if the perimeter is  and the length is ?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is 

To solve for the width we can plug our known values into the equation. 

Subtract  from both sides

Divide  by both sides

Example Question #152 : Rectangles

What is the width of the rectangle if the perimeter is  and the length is ?

 

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is 

To solve for the width we can plug our known values into the equation. 

Subtract  from both sides

Divide  by both sides

Example Question #61 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Rectangle

What is the width of the rectangle if the perimeter is  and the length is ?

 

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is 

To solve for the width we can plug our known values into the equation. 

Subtract  from both sides

Divide  by both sides

Example Question #31 : Geometric Measurement: Recognizing Perimeter

What is the width of the rectangle if the perimeter is  and the length is ?

 

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is 

To solve for the width we can plug our known values into the equation. 

Subtract  from both sides

Divide  by both sides

Example Question #441 : Rectangles

What is the width of the rectangle if the perimeter is  and the length is ?

 

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is 

To solve for the width we can plug our known values into the equation. 

Subtract  from both sides

Divide  by both sides

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