Posted by **Jane** on Sunday, February 12, 2012 at 4:26pm.

Please show me how to set this up and how to solve:

A ribbon with straight edges has an area of 24 inches squared. Its width is x and its length is 2x + 13. What is the width of the ribbon in inches?

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