Posted by annaya on Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:45pm.
The area of a rectangle is 532 square units. Find the length and the width of the rectangle.
One side of the rectangle is x+5 and the other is x4

math  bobpursley, Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:53pm
(x+5)*(x4)=532
x^2+x20=532
x^2+x552=0
(x23)*(x+24)=0
x=23, so length, width is 234, and 235 
math  bobpursley, Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:53pm
oops, 234, and 23+5