# The total area of the rectangle is 10 ft^2 What is the width and length of the rectangle, given that the width is 3 feet less than the length?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 2, 2018

#### Explanation:

x is 5 feet because the length is 5 ft and the width is 2 ft.

I found it by trial and error. You can try quadratic formula to solve the problem.