• # question_answer The perimeter of a rectangle is 60 cms and its breadth is 12 cms. What is the area of the rectangle? A)  261 cm2              B)  263 cm2 C)  213cm2           D)    216 cm2

The perimeter of a rectangle = 60 cm its breadth = 12 cm Perimeter of a rectangle = 60 $2(1+b)=60$ $2(1+12)=60$ $21+24=60$         $21=60-24$         $21=36$          $1=\frac{36}{2}$          $1=18$ Area of rectangle $=1\times b$ $=18\times 12=216$ cm2