# A rectangular room is 1.3 times as long as it is wide, and its perimeter is 35 meters. (answer)

There are two equations here, and you can use substitution to solve. Let L equal the length & W equal the width. The equation for perimeter is L + W + L + W or 2L + 2W so our first equation is 2L + 2W = 35 The problem tell us the second equation also: the...