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A landscaper is designing a flower garden in the shape of a trapezoid. she want to make to shorter base 3 yards greater than the height and the longer base 7 yards greater than the base. she wants the area 295 square yards. the situation is modeled by the equation h^2+5h=295. use the quadratic formula to find the height that will give the desired area

William Cain

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Ramon Kelly on March 28, 2018

we know that the formula to calculate the solutions of the quadratic equation of the form is equal toin this problem we haveequate to zerosubstitute in the formulathe solution positive isthereforethe response is the height is

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