### Home > MC1 > Chapter 8 > Lesson 8.3.2 > Problem 8-96

8-96.

In problem 8-33 you wrote variable expressions to go with diagrams. Think about this as you examine the rectangle below.

Write a variable expression to represent the perimeter of the rectangle.

Remember that the perimeter is the distance around the rectangle.

If the perimeter is

inches, what is the value of ?Can you find the value of

that makes the perimeter expression you wrote equal to?

Don't forget to show your work or explain your thinking.