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October 23, 2014

Posted by **Nina** on Sunday, February 22, 2009 at 7:02pm.

a) Find A (5).

b) If the height of the sail is x +3 meters, then what is the length of the base of the sail?

- Algebra 2 -
**Chopsticks**, Sunday, February 22, 2009 at 7:05pmFor the first problem don't you replace all the x with 5 and solve?

- Algebra 2 -
**bobpursley**, Sunday, February 22, 2009 at 7:06pmA(5)=5^2+5*5 + 6

On the second part,

1/2 b*h=answer in first part, solve for b.

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