# The length of a rectangular floor is 12 meters less than twice its width. If a diagonal of the rectangle is 30 meters, how do you find the length and width of the floor?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 17, 2015

#### Answer:

Length = 24 m

Width = 18 m

#### Explanation:

Width (W) = W

Length (L) =

Diagonal (D) = 30

According to Pythagorean Theorem:

Solving the quadratic equation: