## Algebra: A Combined Approach (4th Edition)

Let length = x Width = $\frac{2}{3}$x Perimeter = 260 2(length + width) = 260 2(x + $\frac{2}{3}$x) = 260 $\frac{5}{3}$x = 130 x = 78 ft Width = $\frac{2}{3}$(78) = 52 ft