# There is a rectangle with a width of 5x and a length of x + 4. How do you find the area of the rectangle?

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May 23, 2016

#### Explanation:

The area of a rectangle is given by the product of its width by its length, therefore,

May 23, 2016

#### Explanation:

area is width multiplied by length

Length given as

Width given as

Let area be

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So area is width multiplied by length

Normally written as

We multiply everything inside the bracket by

So we have: