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Posted by **Diana** on Friday, January 22, 2010 at 5:09pm.

- algebra -
**Damon**, Friday, January 22, 2010 at 5:23pmL * (L-1) = 6

L^2 -L -6 = 0

(L-3)(L+2) = 0

take it from there

- algebra -
**bobpursley**, Friday, January 22, 2010 at 5:24pmL*W=area

L(L-1)=6

solve for L

L^2-L-6=0

(L-3)(L+2)=9

L=3, W=2

- algebra -
**diana**, Saturday, January 23, 2010 at 5:15pmthanks bob, for all your help

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