# Algebra

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the length of a rectangle is 5m more than twice its width. and the area of the rectangle is 88m^2. find the dimensions of the rectangle.

• Algebra -

Let
w=width, then
length = 2w+5 m
Area = 88 m²
w(2w+5)=88
2w²+5w-88=0 ...(1)

Solve for w in equation (1) by factorization or otherwise and reject the negative root.

• Algebra -

a=198 in. ^2
x+7

what is the length and width ?

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