# algebra

posted by
**kim**
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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

posted by
**kim**
.

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