# 20. The following question explores why it doesn'treally make sense to compare area and perimeter.A rectangle is 9 feet long and 6 feet wide. Whichis greater, the perimeter of the rectangle or thearea of the rectangle?a. Calculate the perimeter and the area of therectangle in feet and square feet, respectivelyExplain briefly.b. Calculate the perimeter and the area of therectangle in yards and square yards, respec-tively. Explain briefly.c. Use parts (a) and (b) to explain why it doesn'treally make sense to compare area andperimeter.

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Step 1

Given that a rectangle of 9 feet long and 6 feet wide

Step 2

Perimeter of rectangle is 2(l + b) feet where l = length and b = width.

Here l = 9 and b = 6

Step 3

Hence Area is greater ...

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