Sec 7.2-Focus - feet The smaller leg is 4 feet less than the longer leg What are the lengths of the two legs of the triangle 5 A public vegetable

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Quadratic Applications page 7.2 - 9 Section 7.2 Focus Exercises Follow the guidelines outlined in Section 7.2 to solve each application situation. SHOW ALL WORK, INCLUDING THE LEGEND AND A DIAGRAM. SHOW ALL WORK ON YOUR OWN PAPER. 1. An artist has created a book of prints of her abstract work. The book, itself, is a work of art in that each rectangular page is a different size; the artist requires that the dimensions of each page be so that the width is always 2 inches less than the length. One page has an area of 48 square inches. Find the dimensions of that page. 2. A rectangular picture window has an area of 21 square feet. The length is one foot less than twice the width. Find the dimensions of the picture window. 3. A rectangular roof has an area of 60 square yards. The width is 1 yard less than half of the length. Find the dimensions of the roof.
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Quadratic Applications page 7.2 - 10 4. A stained glass window is in the shape of a right triangle. The whole window has an area of 30 square
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Unformatted text preview: feet. The smaller leg is 4 feet less than the longer leg. What are the lengths of the two legs of the triangle? 5. A public vegetable garden is divided up in different shapes for those who wish to grow vegetables there. Mitch’s piece is in the shape of a right triangle and has an area of 40 square feet. The longer leg is 6 feet less than twice the shorter leg. What are the lengths of the two legs of that triangle? 6. A right triangle’s longer leg is 2 inches more than twice the shorter leg, and the hypotenuse is 1 inch more than the longer leg. Find the dimensions of the right triangle. 7. A right triangle’s hypotenuse is 4 feet more than three times the shorter leg, and the longer leg is 1 foot less than the hypotenuse. Find the dimensions of the right triangle....
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This note was uploaded on 01/13/2012 for the course MATH 52 taught by Professor Janetfrewing during the Fall '10 term at Riverside Community College.

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Sec 7.2-Focus - feet The smaller leg is 4 feet less than the longer leg What are the lengths of the two legs of the triangle 5 A public vegetable

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