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Writing and Solving Quadratic Equations from Word Problems

A yearbook page is to be designed so that there are 24 square inches available for print or pictures with margins of 1.5 inches on the top and bottom, and 1 inch on the left and right sides. Find the minimum total page area that can meet these requirements. (Also state the length and width that gave this result)

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A quadratic equation word problem is solved. The solution is detailed and well presented.