# Find the perimeter of the rectangle if one of its sides is 37 cm and the other is 6 cm larger.

July 28, 2021 | education

| Find the length of the second side of this rectangle.

According to the condition of the problem, the first side of this rectangle is 37 cm, and the length of the other side of this rectangle is 6 cm longer than the first, therefore, the length of the second side of this rectangle is:

37 + 6 = 43 cm.

Find the perimeter P of a given rectangle as the doubled sum of the length and width of this rectangle:

P = 2 * (43 + 37) = 2 * 80 = 169 cm.

Answer: the perimeter of this rectangle is 169 cm.

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