MATH SOLVE

5 months ago

Q:
# A square flower bed is to be enlarged by adding 3 meters on each side. If the larger square has an area of 169 square meters, what is the length of a square side of the original square?

Accepted Solution

A:

y=1 side of the square box

(y+6)^2=169

y+6=13

13-6=7

y=7 feet

(y+6)^2=169

y+6=13

13-6=7

y=7 feet