Posted by **KK** on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 9:18pm.

You have 300 meters of fencing with which to build two enclosures. One will be a square, and the other will be a rectangle where the length of the base is exactly twice the length of the height. Give the dimensions of the square and rectangle that minimize the combined area.

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