# Each side of a square is increasing at a rate of 6 cm/s. At what rate is the area of the square increasing when the area of the square is 16 cm^2?

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Apr 6, 2015

Consider the side of the square as a function of time

Apr 6, 2015

The Area, A is increasing by

Area, A =

When A = 16

Hence,