Posted by **Ana** on Sunday, March 20, 2011 at 9:05pm.

A rectangular garden is fenced on three sides with a wall forming the fourth side. the total length of the fence is 70m. the area if the garden is 600m^2. find the dimensions of the garden.

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**tchrwill**, Monday, March 21, 2011 at 10:02am
LW = 600 (1)

L + 2W = 70 or W = (70 - L)/2 (2)

Substitute 2 into 1 and solve for two possible answers.

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**Anonymous**, Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 2:38pm
1. A rectangular pen will be built using 100 feet of fencing. What dimensions will maximize the area?

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