Posted by **kim** on Thursday, June 3, 2010 at 1:06pm.

The area of a rectangle is 72 in^2. The width is 6 inches greater than the length. Which expression represents?

the width?

a) w = 1 * 6

b) w = 1 + 6

c) w = 1 - 6

d) w = 6 - 1

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