Posted by **LP** on Friday, January 4, 2013 at 7:20am.

A Quadratic Word Problem

If one side of a square is increased by 2 inches and an adjacent side is decreased by 2 inches, the area of the resulting rectangle is 32 square inches. Find the length of one side of the square.

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Math - If one side of a square is increased by 2 inches and an adjacent side is ...
- MATH HELP - The side of a square is Three raised to the five halves power inches...
- math - if the area of a rectangle is 27 square inches and one side is 3 inches ...
- math - A flying disc has a radius of 6 inches. What is the area of one side of ...
- 7th grade math please help ms.sue - 2. Joy knits a square blanket that has an ...
- Algebra 2 - Orlando is making a design for a logo. He begins with a square ...
- Math-Algebra 1 - I Really Need Help With This Question!! What is the area of the...
- Math-Algebra 1 - I Really Need Help With This Question!! What is the area of the...
- Math - Joy knits a square blanket that has an area of 1,500 square inches. What ...
- math - Each side of a square is lengthened by 8 inches. The area of this new, ...

More Related Questions