Posted by **thomas ** on Friday, May 2, 2014 at 4:10pm.

The iength of a rectangle is 3 inches greater than its width and its area is 88 square inches.An equation that may be used to find the width w of the rectangle is

a. 3w^2=88

b. w^2/3=88

c. w^2+3w-88=0

d. w^2-3w=88

e. w=29.3

please answer and explain

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