# math

you are making a rectangular table. The area of the table should be 10 ft^2. You want the length of the table to be 1 ft shorter than twice its width. What should the dimensions of the table be?

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I really need to know the answer, because I have a test tomorrow. THANK YOU

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1. LW = Area

L = 2W - 1

Substitute 2W-1 for L.

(2W-1)W = 10

Work it from there.

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