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Posted by **don** on Sunday, May 8, 2011 at 3:36pm.

- college math 201 -
**bobpursley**, Sunday, May 8, 2011 at 3:43pmI assume largest area.

P=w+2l

area= wl

area= (50-2l)l

area= 50l-2l^2

darea/dl= 0= 50-4l

l=12.5, and w=25. In reality, one cannot adjust the size of a house to fit the area enclosed.

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