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Posted by **Sam** on Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 4:40pm.

a. If the dog's owner must pay for fencing, what should be the dimensions of the run to minimize cost?

b. Suppose a neighbor has agreed to let the owner use an already constructed fence for one side of the run. What should the dimensions of the run be in this situation if the owner's cost is to be a minimum?

Can you explain how to do this?

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**Steve**, Monday, October 31, 2011 at 5:23amCheck the related question. I think you'll find that this problem has been answered many times, using different numbers.

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