# The distance around a rectangle field is 400meters.the length of the field is 26meters more than breadth .calculate the length and breadth of the field ?

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by ismailshah

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by ismailshah

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thence length(l) = (b+26) m

distance around the field = 2(l+b) =400 m

⇒ 2(b+26+b) = 400

⇒ 2b+26 = 200

⇒ b = 87 m ,then l = b+26 = 113

hence length & breadth of rectangular field are 113 & 87 respectively.