College Algebra – Part 29 (Applications and Word Problems)

The length of a piece of cardboard is five inches more than the width. The four corners are cut off so that the sides can be folded up to form a box. Each of the cut corners measures one and a half inches by one and a half inches, and the volume of the box is 189 cubic inches. What are the original dimensions of the piece of cardboard?

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