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A rectangular plot of land is to be fenced in using two kinds of fencing. Two opposite sides will use heavy-duty fencing selling for $7 a foot, while the remaining two sides will use standard fencing selling for $2 a foot. What are the dimensions of the rectangular plot of ...
October 30, 2016 by kayso
Mrs Harvey Wants To Put a 50 m Long Fence around Her Rectangular Garden. She Only Needs To Fence In 3 Sides Because The Other Side Is Alongside Her House. y=length x=width (a) Write an Expression For y In Terms of x (b) Write an Expression For The Area ( A ) Of The Garden , In...
March 8, 2014 by Josh
A rectangular school banner has a length of 36 inches and a width of 52 inches. A sign is made that is similar to the school banner and has a length of 22 inches. What is the ratio of the area of the school banner to the area of the sign? What is the ratio of the areas? I ...
October 20, 2016 by Jack
A rectangular picture is 4 inches longer than it is wide. The picture is surrounded by a 3 inch wide frame. The area of the picture and frame is 144 square inches more than the area of the picture. What is the width of the picture?
September 24, 2012 by VaRey
Which information is missing but is needed to solve this problem? Jason's mom used 72 square tiles to cover her patio. The patio is rectangular. What is the width of the patio? A. the perimeter of the patio B. the area of one square tile and the length of the patio C. the ...
October 30, 2015 by Moniq
please check: this deals with a rectangular prism: RECTANGULAR PRISM HAS (6 FACES) 4 FACES ARE FORMED BY RECTANGLES 2 FACES ARE FORMED BY SQUARES A RECTANGULAR PRISM HAS 12 EDGES A RECTANGULAR PRISM HAS 8 VERTICES t FOR TRUE, f FOR FALSE T : IT HAS NO CURVED SURFACES T: ALL OF...
May 21, 2012 by Celest
A farmer has 400 feet of fencing with which to build a rectangular corral having two internal dividers both parallel to two of the sides of the corral. What is the maximum total area of such a corral? I know how to maximize area, but this problem is confusing me because of the...
August 19, 2016 by Abby
Can you please help me figure out what to do? ... here is the question ... I have 20 ft of fencing to make a rectangular pen for my dog. What is the largest area that I can fence in? ... Not sure what to do ... thank you!
October 9, 2007 by May
Math (Please Help Ms. Sue)
what happens to the surface area of a rectangular prism when each of the dimensions is doubled? 1. it doubles 2. it quadruples 3. it is six times greater 4. it is halved
April 8, 2014 by A.J
I don't quiet know where to start can anyone help guide me? Bonnie has a container in the shape of rectangular pyramid. The formula for the surface area of the enclosed space is S=lw+0.5Ph. Solve for P? P= S - lw- 0.5h P= S + lw + 0.5h P= S-lw/ 0.5h P= S/lw + 0.5h
October 5, 2015 by kat
4. A rectangular enclosure is formed by using 800m of fencing. Find the greatest possible area that can be enclosed in this way and the corresponding dimensions of the rectangle.
November 24, 2016 by Alexander
A rectangular plot requires 2000 m of fencing to enclose it. If one of the dimensions is x meters, express the area y (m2) as a function of x. Determine the range of x.
January 14, 2017 by jayden
You are planning to build a walkway that surrounds a rectangular garden that is 10ft by 9ft. The width of the walkway around the garden is unknown, but it will be the same on every side. a)what is the perimeter of the walkway along the outer edge ? b) what is the combined area...
January 24, 2013 by Naibe
Q.1 PQ RS are the two perpendicular chords of the rectangular hyperbola xy = c^2.If C is the center of the rectangular hyperbola,then the product of the slopes of CP,CQ,CR&CSis equal to______ Q.2If PN is the perpendicular from a point P on the rectangular hyperbola to its ...
January 18, 2010 by ck
Ian wants to build a rectangular pen for his animals. One side of the pen will be against the barn; the other three sides will be enclosed with wire fencing. If Ian has 450 feet of fencing, what dimensions would maximize the area of the pen? a) Let w be the length of the pen ...
December 8, 2011 by Anonymous
A rectangular swimming pool is bordered by a concrete patio. The width of the patio is the same on every side. The area of the surface of the pool is equal to the area of the patio. What is the width of the patio? (Length of Pool: 24 Width of Pool: 16)
February 3, 2016 by Greg
A rancher wants to build a rectangular pen with an area of 150 m2. Let W be the width of the pen and L be the length of the pen. a. Find an equation for the perimeter P in terms of W and L . b. Use the given area to write an equation that relates W and L . c. Find the pen ...
May 26, 2013 by Lily
You are creating a rectangular garden and want to surround it with brick edging. You also are going to divide it into two halves with the edging so that your vegetables and herbs are on one side and flowers are on the other. You only have 120 ft worth of brick edging and want ...
September 11, 2013 by Marco
what happens to the area of a parallelogram when you double both the height and the base. A.the area is halved my answer B.the area is doubled C.the area is quadrupled D.the area is cut in half
March 9, 2017 by triston
The width, w, of a rectangular playground is x + 3. The area of the garden is x^3 - 7x + 6. What is an expression for the length of the playground? a.) x^2 - 3x + 2 b.) x^2 + 3x - 2 c.) x^2 + 3x + 2 d.) x^2 - 3x - 2 Is it b???
May 31, 2015 by SkatingDJ
the width w of a rectangular swimming pool is x-2. The area of the playground is x^3-5x^2+2x+8. What is an expression for the length of the playground. x^2+3x+4 x^2+3x-4 x^2-3x+4 x^2-3x-4
June 2, 2016 by Angie
A movie projector is 6 ft away from the screen showing a rectangular picture that is 3 ft wide and 2 ft high. A. Suppose the projector is moved to 12 ft from the screen. What size will the picture be (width, height, and area)? I figured 6 wide, 4 high, 24 area. Is this correct...
October 26, 2011 by Colton
Task 1—Shipping a gift. You have selected a special gift for a cousin or other family member of similar age. You’re not close enough to deliver it by hand, so you will need to ship it to him or her. What did you choose for a gift? What size box will you need to ship the ...
December 22, 2016 by Diana
Jody has a rectangular piece of fabric 7/8 yard long and 4/5 yard wide. A. What is the Área of the piece of fabric? B. Jody decides to share the piece of fabric equally with her friend. What is the área of the piece of fabric each person gets? PLEASE HELP MEEE!!
February 27, 2017 by Anna
A rancher has 100 meters of fencing to enclose two adjacent rectangular corrals (see figure). The rancher wants the enclosed area to be 374 square meters. What dimensions should the rancher use to obtain this area? (Round your answers to 2 decimal places. Enter the smaller ...
July 9, 2013 by Jack
The area of a rectangle of length l and width w is given by the formula A = lw. Ann's backyard is rectangular with a length of 36.8 yards and a width of 27.9 yards. Find the area of Ann's backyard. 36.8x27.9=1026.72area of ann's backyard can someone please check my answer?
May 23, 2010 by Lisa
Algebra Word Problems: 1. The length of the floor of a one-storey building is 14 feet longer than its width. The building has 1,632 square feet of floor space. Write a quadratic equation for the area of the floor in terms of w. Find the length and width of the floor. 2. A ...
August 11, 2014 by Regina
Lacy has $600 set aside to build a rectangular exercise kennel for her dogs. She will buy fencing material for $15/ft. Because the side of an existing barn will be used for one of the sides of the kennel, only three sides need to be fenced. A.) Determine the dimensions of the ...
May 16, 2016 by Heaven
I have a rectangular prism with a volume of 48 cubic feet and a height of 3/4 foot. The base of the rectangular prism is not a square and the width is greater than 2 feet. What is the length and width of the rectangular prism?
March 28, 2016 by John
engineering mathematics 1
your father wants to fence a rectangular area in your backyard for a garden. one side of the garden is along rhe edgeof the yard is already fenced, so you only need to build a new fence along the other 3 sides of rectangle. if you have 80 meter of fencing available, what ...
April 17, 2014 by athira
An item of jewellery consists of two identical pyramids, PABCD and QABCD, joined at their common rectangular base. AB = 8mm, BC = 12mm and PQ = 30mm. The line pq passes through the centre of the rectangle ABCD. Calculate the area of triangle ABP Calculate the area of triangle ...
March 21, 2017 by Joe
A rectangular enclosure is to be constructed with 2,000 feet of fence in order to have four sections, as in the diagram below. What should be the dimensions in order to maximize the area enclosed? What is the maximum area? (So the diagram is just four rectangles connected side...
April 27, 2015 by Sasha
Calculus- PLEASE HELP
A rectangular piece of tin has an area of 1334 square inches. A square tab of 3 inches is cut from each corner, and the ends and sides are turned up to make an open box. If the volume of the box is 2760 cubic inches, what were the original dimensions of the rectangular piece ...
June 14, 2016 by James
An architect needs to design a rectangular room with an area of 75 ft What dimensions should he use in order to minimize the perimeter? Round to the nearest hundredth, if necessary
January 6, 2012 by Tyler
if you have 200 feet of fencing to enclose four adjacent rectangular enclosures. Determine what demensions should be used so that the enclosed area will be maximized.
December 10, 2012 by Christina