Tuesday

October 21, 2014

October 21, 2014

Posted by **Angie** on Monday, June 22, 2009 at 2:14pm.

- Algebra -
**bobpursley**, Monday, June 22, 2009 at 2:31pm120 equals x + two ends=x+(120-x) so each end is (120-x)/2

area is then A=x(120-x)/2

- Algebra -
**Angie**, Monday, June 22, 2009 at 2:41pmSo would the answer be

A(x) = 60x – x^2?

Or

A(x) = 120x – x2

- Algebra -
**bobpursley**, Monday, June 22, 2009 at 4:33pmI get 60x-x^2/2

- Algebra -
**Angie**, Monday, June 22, 2009 at 4:42pmThanks that is what I got to, so therefore A(x) = 60x – x^2 is the answer! Thanks for your help! :-)

- Algebra -
**JJ**, Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 1:01amA PIECE OF TIN IS TWICE AS LONG AS IT IS WIDE. IT IS TO BE MADE INTO A BOX BY CUTTING 2 INCH SQUARES FROM EACH CORNER AND FOLDING UP THE SIDES . FIND THE DIMENSIONS OF THE PIECE OF TIN IF THE VOLUME OF THE BOX IS 320 CUBIC INCHES

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Math - Suppose a farmer has 120 feet of fencing to make a rectangular barnyard ...

Calculus - A farmer has 120 meters of wire fencing to make enclosures for his ...

Math - Please help with this problem! Brandon wishes to fence in a rectangular ...

math - María plans to enclose a rectangular area of her yard using the 16-foot ...

Calculus - A construction company wants to build a rectangular enclosure with an...

Algebra - A builder has 80 feet of fencing to create an enclosure adjacent to a ...

math - Chris wants to make an enclosed rectangular area for a mulch pile. She ...

math - You have a 1200 foot roll of fencing and a large field. You want to make...

math - Suppose you have enough material for 60 feet of fencing. With this ...

math - Ex. 120 m of fencing is to be used to form three sides of a rectangular ...