Thursday
March 23, 2017

Post a New Question

Posted by on Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 12:23pm.

A rancher has 220 feet of fencing to enclose a rectangular corral. Find the dimensions of the rectangle that maximize the enclosed area, using all 220 feet of fencing. Then find the maximum area.

  • Math - , Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 12:32pm

    A square will provide the largest area.

    220/4 = 55 feet on each side

    A = 55 * 55

    A = ?

  • Math - , Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 12:37pm

    but its a rectangle

  • Math - , Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 12:39pm

    A square is a rectangle.

  • Math - , Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 2:24pm

    buuutttttt the sides will not be all the same length

Answer This Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

More Related Questions

Post a New Question