A rectangle has a perimeter of 36. Both the length and the width are whole numbers. If the rectangle has the least possible area, what are its dimensions?
a.
1 by 17
c.
2 by 4
b.
1 by 35
d.
6 by 6

The formula for the perimeter of a rectangle is P = 2L+2W. You are already given the perimeter so all you have to do is plug in what pair will equal to 36. From the given choices, 1 by 17 will give 36. P = 2(1) + 2(17) so P = 2 + 34 = 36

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15 oranges
b.
105 oranges
c.
55 oranges
d.
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a.
15 oranges
b.
105 oranges
c.
55 oranges
d.
31 oranges

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a.
6 cables
b.
15 cables
c.
30 cables
d.
36 cables

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Weegy: A cone having radius of 6 m and height 10 m. [ Calculate its curved surface area and total surface area.
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edge 10 ft; height 11 ft
a.
1,467 ft3
b.
550 ft3
c.
367 ft3
d.
1,100 ft3

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