### What is the greatest perimeter of a rectangle with an area of 39 square feet?

Area 39*1=39 perimeter 39+39+1+1=80 * * * * * Wrong! What about 0.1 * 390 which has an area of 0.1*390 = 39, as required but a perimeter of 0.0 + 0.1 + 390 + 390 = 780.2 Or 0.01 * 3900 with a perimeter of 7800.02 or 0.001 * 39000 with a perimeter of 78000.002 In fact, unless the question specifies that the sides MUST have integer measures, there is no limit. And the…