table top : Quant Question Archive [LOCKED]
Check GMAT Club Decision Tracker for the Latest School Decision Releases http://gmatclub.com/AppTrack

 It is currently 18 Jan 2017, 12:42

### GMAT Club Daily Prep

#### Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

# Events & Promotions

###### Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

# table top

Author Message
Senior Manager
Joined: 30 May 2005
Posts: 276
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 35 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

15 Jun 2005, 14:49
This topic is locked. If you want to discuss this question please re-post it in the respective forum.

.
hello
A rectangular tabletop consists of a piece of laminated wood bordered by a thin metal strip along its four edges. The surface area of the tabletop is x square feet, and the total length of the strip before it was attached was x feet. If the tabletop is 3 feet wide, what is its approximate length, in feet ?

(A) 12
(B) 10
(C) 9
(D) 8
(E) 6
Manager
Joined: 07 Mar 2005
Posts: 93
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 13 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

15 Jun 2005, 16:03
area = L*W

Permimeter = 2L + 2W

width =3

3L = 2L + 2(3)

L = 6

E
15 Jun 2005, 16:03
Display posts from previous: Sort by

# table top

 Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.