The area of the figure above is . What is the perimeter of the figure?
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Originally Posted by aeroflix The area of the figure above is . What is the perimeter of the figure? draw a vertical line that bisects the top side ... left square has area = 1 right rectangle has area
posted by aeroflex Let xequal the lenght of the jog in the figure. Calculate area of two rectangles in terms of x. The equation equals 9/4. Solve for x. Calculate the perimeter. bjh
Originally Posted by bjhopper Let x equal the lenght of the jog in the figure. or: 2(1+x) - x = 9/4 ; x*1 = x is area of "cut-off" portion
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