length of a rectangle is 3 yd less than twice the width, and the area is 27 yd^2
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x(2x-3)=27

2x^2-3x-27=0

(x+3)(2x-9)=0

2x=9

x=4.5

L=6yd, W=4.5yd
answered Jul 1, 2014 by tdschool Level 8 User (35,340 points)

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