# A rectangular field has sides of 87.3 m and 39.4 m, what is the formula for the perimeter?

Sep 29, 2015

$P = 2 \cdot \left(87.3 m + 39.4 m\right)$

#### Explanation:

The perimeter of a rectangle is two times the sum of its length and width.

So for your question, the formula is:
$P = 2 \cdot \left(87.3 m + 39.4 m\right)$

$P = 253.4 m$