Jack is mowing a lawn that has a shed.

Jack wants to know the area if the lawn he has to mow.

Here are the dimensions of the yard and the shed (see picture below)

Find a polynomial that describes the area of the lawn he has to mow (i.e. find the area of the yard minus the area of the shed.)

The polynomial in your final answer should only have two terms. This means you have to combine like terms and simplify.)

Mowing a Lawn

13x – 4

2x +4

Here are the dimensions of

the yard and the shed.

5x

3x

Shed

Mowing a Lawn

13x – 4

2x + 4

5x

3x

Shed

Find a polynomial that

describes the area of the

lawn he has to mow

(i.e. find the area of the

yard minus the area of the

shed.)

PROM

NEYT

Mowing a Lawn

13x – 4

2x + 4

5x

3x

Shed

The polynomial in your

final answer should only

have two terms. This

means you have to

combine like terms and

simplify.

Mowing a Lawn

Show all of your steps and use

Microsoft Equation Editor to

render all of your algebraic

expressions.

DDEN