Wednesday

July 30, 2014

July 30, 2014

Posted by **Danielle** on Sunday, June 3, 2007 at 4:10pm.

The answer says 36.22 m. How did they get that?

I can tell that answer is wrong. The wood alone on the inside perimeter will be 10+7+8 =25 m. The outside will be larger than that, so it is over 50 m needed. If I have time later, I will guide you thru the solution. It begs for a sketch pad,because you have many similar triangles at the corners. I may give up on it here.

Ughhh

That's exactly what I thought, but my math teacher was being an ass and insisting it to the level of retardation.

**Related Questions**

math -trig - a concrete border is to be built around a traingular flower garden ...

math-trig - a concrete border is to be built around a traingular flower garden ...

math-grade 10 - a concrete border is to be built around a traingular flower ...

math - A rectangular flower garden is surrounded by a grass border. the grass ...

geometry - a rectangular flower garden is surrounded by a grass border, the ...

Math - At a park, a landscaper wishes to plant a uniform border of tulips around...

Algerbra - At a large nursery, a border for a rectangular garden is being built...

Math - you want to expand the garden by planting a border of flowers. the border...

Algebra - This is a 2-part problem and I solved the first part, but can't get ...

Math - A rectangular plot, 21m by 14m, is to be turned into a rectangular flower...