Thursday

October 23, 2014

October 23, 2014

Posted by **satheesh** on Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 7:10am.

- Math?? -
**Writeacher**, Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 7:18amPlease type your

__subject__in the**School Subject**box. Any other words,__including obscure abbreviations__, are likely to delay responses from a teacher who knows that subject well.

- Our Own -
**MathMate**, Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 8:49amWe don't usually make "curved fences".

Mathematically, with a limited length of fence, a fence in the form of a circle encloses the maximum area.

If the fence has to be straight, then it's a square has the maximum area for a given length of fence (or the least fence for the same area).

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Calc-optimization - Ann wants to build an enclosed area behind her house. One ...

math - a farmer is building a fence around his yard. one side of the fence will ...

math - a farmer is building a fence around his yard. one side of the fence will ...

word problems - harris is planting a rectangular garden with an area of 24 ...

Math - A farmer had a fence that encloses a square plot with an area of 36 ...

Math - 1. A gardener has 140 feet of fencing to fence in a rectangular vegetable...

College Algebra - A farmer wants to build a rectangular fence using the side of ...

math - A farmer has 1000ft of fence and wishes to enclose the largest possible ...

math: optimising - I cant figure out this homework question! I need to use ...

area and perimeter - a farmer wishes to build a fence around a rectangular field...