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Homework Help: calculus help please

Posted by Christine on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 10:10pm.

A piece of wire 14 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into an equilateral triangle.
(a) How much wire should be used for the square in order to maximize the total area?

= 14 m

(b) How much wire should be used for the square in order to minimize the total area?

= ????

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