# The volume of a rectangular prism is #3x^3+34x^2+72x-64#, if the height is x+4, what is the area of the base of the prism?

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Feb 7, 2017

#### Explanation:

The formula for volume of a prism is

Use either synthetic or long division. I will use long division but either methods work.

Therefore, the quotient is

Hopefully this helps!