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The back of George's property is a creek. George would like to enclose a rectangular area, using the creek as one side and fencing for the other three sides, to create a pasture. If there is 300 feet of fencing available, what is the maximum possible area of the pasture.
January 23, 2016
A rancher needs to build four identical pens for his animals as shown in the diagram below. He has 240 feet of fencing. He does not need to put the fence along the barn. Find the length and width that would maximize the area of the pens. What is the maximum area for each pen?
April 28, 2014
The equation above is correct, however, if they are asking about falling without breaking EITHER leg, you much double the breaking force, then multiply it by .65 and then solve for h
March 14, 2010