The width of a rectangle is the length minus 3 units. The area of the rectangle is 40 units. What is the width, in units, of the rectangle? Question The width of a rectangle is the length minus 3 units. The area of the rectangle is 40 units. What is the width, in units, of the rectangle? in progress 0 Math Camila 2 hours 2022-01-07T03:38:12+00:00 2022-01-07T03:38:12+00:00 1 Answer 0 views 0

## Answers ( )

Width of the rectangle is 5 unitsExplanation:Let length (l) = l units

Given,

width (b) = l-3 units

Area of rectangle = 40 units

We know,

Area of rectangle = l X b

If l = 8 units then, b = 8-3 units

b = 5 units

Therefore,

width of the rectangle is 5 units.