# The height of a rectangkle is 15 in and the area is 240 square in What is the length of the base of the rectangle?

16 in

16 in*15 in = 240 square inches

### What is the area of a rectangle whose perimeter is 136?

If the only information that you have is ... A) the figure is a rectangle, and B) the perimeter ... then you cannot calculate the area. The area of a rectangle is the length multiplied by the height., The perimeter is twice the length plus twice the height. So, a rectangle with a length of 9 units and a height of 1 until will have a perimeter of 20 units and an area of 9…

### How do you find the area from the perimeter of a rectangle?

If the only information that you have is ... A) the figure is a rectangle, and B) the perimeter ... then you cannot calculate the area. The area of a rectangle is the length multiplied by the height., The perimeter is twice the length plus twice the height. So, a rectangle with a length of 9 units and a height of 1 unit will have a perimeter of 20 units and an area of 9…

### What is the area of a rectangle with a width of 12 feet and a length of 10 feet?

Area = 12 x 10 = 120 Sq feet Answer Area = length x height. So, 10 x 12 = 120 square feet. Answer We know that the area of a rectangle is (length * width). Given: Length of the rectangle is 10 feet and the width is 12 feet. Therefore, the area of the rectangle = (10*12) The area of the rectangle is 120 square feet. 12*10 = 120 square feet

### What makes square and rectangle the same?

They are not technically the same. A square is a rectangle but a rectangle is not a square. A rectangle requires opposite sides to be the same length. A square's opposite sides are the same length so it is a rectangle. A square requires all sides to be the same length, not just opposite sides. So most rectangles are not squares.

### Why can a rectangle also be a square?

it cant all sides have to be equilateral edit- a rectangle cannot be a square. however, a square can be a rectangle. reedit - A rectangle can be a square, however, a square must be a rectangle. A rectangle has four 90 degree angles, which a square also has. The rectangle has two pairs of equal length sides, which a square also has. The only additional requirement for a square is that the length of…

### Is length times width the formula for a rectangle?

it is the formula for both a rectangle and a square. remember a square is a rectangle, but a rectangle is not a square (what i mean is a square has to have all 90 degree angles and four sides that are all the same length a rectangle doesn't have all the same lengths. but a rectangle is a shape with all 90 degree angles, and a square fits that discription)