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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

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width --- w
length --- w+3

w(w+3) = 88

which of your choices matches this after simplifying ?

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