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The length of a rectangular garden is 4 yards more than its width. The area of the garden is 60 square yards. Find the dimensions of the garden.

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  1. x(x+4) = 60
    x^2 + 4 x - 60 = 0
    (x+10)(x-6) = 0
    x = + 6
    and x+4 = 10

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  2. Hmmm. 60=10*6

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