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neverforgetvivistee
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Can someone help me understand quadratic word problems? I'm trying to learn off this site http://www.purplemath.com/modules/quadprob2.htm ,but I don't understand. Especially the A = hw = [(4/3)w][w] = (4/3)w2 = 192 part
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neverforgetvivistee Group Title
Can someone help me understand quadratic word problems? I'm trying to learn off this site http://www.purplemath.com/modules/quadprob2.htm ,but I don't understand. Especially the A = hw = [(4/3)w][w] = (4/3)w2 = 192 part
 2 years ago
 2 years ago

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mridul1 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Well, the picture is obiously a rectangle so the formula for its area is A = length*breadth or breadth*height or width*height whatever you say it. In the question its given that one side is 4/3 of the other side. that means that if one side is w than the other side will be (4/3)*w so the area would be A = w*w(4/3)
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neverforgetvivistee Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ooooooooh!!!! lol thank you
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