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March 4, 2015

March 4, 2015

Posted by **Tezuka** on Saturday, September 30, 2006 at 6:28pm.

If you planened to fence a rectangular pasture that must contain 4000 sq meters, what dimensions would require the least amount of fencing?

Perimeter= 2l + 2w

area= lw=4000

or l=4000/w

P= 2(4000/w + w)

Now minimize this function, solve for w.

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