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Posted by **Malika** on Sunday, March 4, 2012 at 9:49pm.

x = m

y = m

Plz help...thnks

- calulus - minimum -
**MathMate**, Monday, March 5, 2012 at 10:26amSince length x width = area

we have length=area/width

Let

w=width of the pasture, and

320000/w=length (parallel to river) of pasture

Total length of fencing

F=twice width + length

=2w + 320000/w

Find derivative of F with respect to w and equate to zero to find w.

i.e.

Solve for w in

dF/dw=0

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