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Write an inverse variation to model the situation and answer the question. Two rectangular fields have the same area, One measured 75yd by 60yd. If the other has a length of 72yd, what is its width?

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  1. come on. Just change the numbers in the one I already did for you: You want W such that
    72W = 75*60

    Think a little, ok?

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  2. Right but how do I write an inverse variation?

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  3. as always, if L and W are inversely related, LW=k
    Better review your text on the topic.

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  4. So should it be:
    72W = 75*60
    W=62.5?

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