# Find the perimeter of a rectangle 26 feet long and 17 feet wide.

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by triggertrand836

2015-05-22T17:58:28+08:00

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The formula for the perimeter of a rectangle:
P=2(l+w)

Substitute with the given measurements
P=2(26 ft+17 ft)
P=2(43 ft)
P=86 ft

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2015-05-22T21:19:06+08:00

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Remember that the perimeter is equal to the distance around a figure, so for a rectangle the perimeter is equal to:

We plug in the values: