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Asked May 6, 2019

Find the dimensions of a tablecloth that covers an area of 6759 square feet amd has a length 8 feet more than 332 times its width

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Step 1

To calculate the dimensions of the tablecloth that covers an area of 6759 square feet, it is enough to calculate the dimensions of the rectangular area that covers an area of 6759 square.

The area of rectangle is A = length (l) × width(w).

Given that, the length was 8 feet more than 332 times its width. That is,  l = 8 + 332w.

Step 2

Substitute A = 6759 and l = 8 + 332w in area of rectangle as follows.

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Step 3

Solve the above quadratic e...

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