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September 17, 2014

September 17, 2014

Number of results: 29,746

**math**

JOHN is planting a garden. He wants to put a fence around it. If the garden is 3,000cm wide and 6,500 cm long, how much fence does he need? What will the cost be if fence is 15.25 per meter
*March 11, 2013 by sam *

**Math **

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. (a) Write an Expression For y In Terms of x (b) Write an Expression For The Area ( A ) Of The Garden , In Terms of x (c) ...
*March 8, 2014 by Josh*

**math**

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*

**Geometry**

Harris is planting a rectangular garden with an area of 48 square feet . He is also putting a fence around his garden . How should hr arrange his garden so he can buy the least amount of fence?
*February 12, 2012 by Anonymous*

**word problems**

harris is planting a rectangular garden with an area of 24 square. he is also putting a fence around his garden. how should he arrange his garden so he can buy the least amount of fence possible?
*January 16, 2013 by julian*

**Maths**

Chris wants to put a concrete path and a fence around his rectangular garden. The concrete path will be 1 meter wide and the fence will go around the edge of the path. The garden itself measures 5 meters by 8 meters. A)Calculate the perimeter of the fence. B)Calculate the area...
*February 24, 2011 by Anonymous*

**math**

Ms. Jacobs is planning to put a fence around a rectangular part of her yard. She wants the area of the yard inside the fence to be 216 square feet. The fenced part of her yard has a length of 18 feet. Ms. Jacobs wants to put a 3-foot iron gate on one side of the fenced yard. ...
*February 3, 2014 by treshia*

**maths**

Chris wants to put a concrete path and a fence around his rectangular garden. The concrete path will be 1 meter wide and the fence will go around the edge of the path.The garden itself measures 5 meters by 8 meters. A)calculate the perimeter of the fence B)calculate the area ...
*February 24, 2011 by Anonymous*

**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*

**geometry**

Bill plans to put a fence around a square plot of ground for a garden. a. if he wants to put 15 post on each side of the square, how many post will he need for his fence? 58 is this correct b. If he plans to space the posts evenly one yard apart on each side, how many square ...
*August 28, 2013 by lucybee*

**PLEASE HELP MRS SUE**

THE PERIMETER OF A RECTANGULAR GARDEN IS 40 METERS. THE LENGTH OF THE GARDEN IS 1 METER LESS THAN TWICE ITS WIDTH WHAT ARE THE DIMENSIONS OF THE GARDEN?
*January 30, 2014 by taylor*

**geometry**

Serena has a square-shaped garden. She wants to put a fence around the outside of the garden. One side of the garden is 8 feet long. How many feet of fence will she need?
*March 30, 2011 by Terry*

**Math**

Serena has a square-shaped garden. She wants to put a fence around the outside of the garden. One side of the garden is 8 feet long. How many feet of fence will she need?
*February 28, 2013 by Charles*

**Math perimeter**

Jessica wants to put a fence around her 10 ft by 13 ft rectangular garden how many ft of fencing will she need 46?
*November 7, 2012 by Jerald*

**Math**

Sam is planning to put a fence around a circular garden in his lawn. The garden is 10 feet from end to end. If the total cost of a fence is $440, what is the unit price of fence per foot? (Use ð=227.)
*June 20, 2014 by Amy*

**5th grade math**

suppose you are building a fence for a garden in your yard. your yard is 50 ft wide and has an area of 500 square ft. your father has 88 feet of garden fencing,so your garden has to have a perimeter of 88 ft. how big an area would you set aside for your garden?
*August 28, 2013 by bosscat*

**college algebra word problem**

Here's the problem I was asked: You are visiting your parents on a farm. They have asked you to design a small rectangular-shaped vegetable garden along an existing wall in their backyard. They wish to surround it with a small fence to protect their plants from animals. You ...
*December 2, 2009 by confused*

**math**

Jim is putting up fence posts around a rectangular garden. He used 50 posts and placed them 2 feet apart. The length of the garden is 30 feet. What is the perimeter of the garden? What is the area of the garden? thanks
*November 19, 2013 by ava*

**Algebra**

I'm not sure how to format this You are putting fence around a rectangular garden whose length is twice its width. What are the dimensions of the garden?
*October 15, 2012 by Simone*

**Math**

Amandeep decides to grow a vegetable garden. She wants to make it 10.1m long and 4.2m wide. She is worried about rabbits eating from her garden so she builds a fence around it. The fence will be 11.2m long and 5m wide. What is the area between the fence and garden? Show your ...
*January 12, 2012 by Ruby*

**math**

a gardener is planning to make a rectangular garden with an area of 80ft^2.she has 12 yards of fencing to put around the perimeter of the garden.what should the dimension of the garden be ?
*June 26, 2012 by paukate08*

**Math**

if you have a 30 and a 24 feet long if she put it all around the garden using a 6foot sections of fence how many fence posts will she need.
*September 27, 2012 by Ariyana Torrence*

**Math **

Suzanne wants to put a fence around her square garden. If the garden covers an area of 64 ft2, how many feet of fencing does she need?
*February 28, 2011 by Sue *

**Math**

Please show me how to set this up: A local citizen wants to fence a rectangular community garden. The length of the garden should be at least 110ft., and the distance around should be no more than 380ft. Write a system of inequalities that models the possible dimensions of the...
*February 3, 2012 by Mary*

**Math**

The Maximum Garden Problem. A farmer has 230 ft of fence to enclose a rectangular garden. What is the largest garden area that can be enclosed with the 230 ft of fence?
*December 20, 2009 by Anna*

**Math**

1. A gardener has 140 feet of fencing to fence in a rectangular vegetable garden. Find the dimensions of the largest area he can fence. Find the possible rectangular area he can enclose. 2. Suppose a farmer has a large piece of land and he wants to make a rectangular fence for...
*August 13, 2014 by Regina*

**5th grade math**

suppose you are building a fence for a garden in your yard. your yard is 50 ft wide and has an area of 500 square ft. your father has 88 feet. how big an area would you set aside for your garden?
*August 28, 2013 by bosscat*

**math**

Suzanne wants to put a fence around her square garden. If the garden covers an area of 100 ft2, how many feet of fencing does she need? (1 point) 20 ft 40 ft 10 ft 400 ft
*April 2, 2014 by zuha*

**Math. **

Nancy Tobey planted a vegetable garden in the backyard. However, the deer and raccoons have been stealing all the vegetables. She asked John to fence in the garden. The rectangular garden measures 8 feet by 15 feet. How many feet of fence should John purchase if he wants to ...
*October 17, 2010 by Unknown. *

**math perimeter**

susans garden fence goes around the entire garden.the fence is a quadrilateral.all of the sides are equal in lenth.one side measures 15 cm. what is the perimeter of the garden
*December 6, 2012 by kim*

**math **

the length of a rectangular garden plot is twice the width of the plot.if the fence around the garden is 600 ft long,what is the length of the garden plot?
*October 28, 2013 by jess*

**Math**

Rose has a square garden with an area of 49 square feet. She wants to put a fence around her garden. How much fencing does she need to purchase?
*October 12, 2013 by Brad*

**Algebra**

A garden is going to be built in the city park. the garden height is 5m. and the width is 7.5 m. a. A short fence will be built around the perimeter of the garden region. Find the number of meters of fencing required. Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a meter. Show all...
*June 13, 2014 by Anonymous*

**math**

A local citizen wants to fence a rectangular community garden. The length of the garden should be at least 110 ft, and the distance around should be no more than 380 ft. Write a system of inequalities that models the possible dimensions of the garden. Graph the system to show ...
*December 29, 2011 by Jane *

**algebra 1**

A local citizen wants to fence a rectangular community garden. The lengthof the garden should be at least 110ft., and the distance around should be no more than 380 ft. Write a system of inequalities that models the possible demensiopns of the garden. Graph the system to show ...
*May 21, 2013 by Aubrey*

**Geometry**

Jose wants to put fencing around his rectangular garden. His garden measures 31 feet by 33 feet. The garden has a path around it that is 3 feet wide. How much fencing does Jose need to enclose the garden and path?
*December 5, 2012 by Topsy Kretts*

**Math**

A farmer has 230 ft of fence to enclose a rectangular garden. What is the largest garden area that can be enclosed with the 230 ft of fence? Explain your work.
*February 20, 2010 by Crystal*

**Math**

Jeff is putting a fence around his rectangular yard. It is 50 feet long and 30 feet wide. The fence posts must be 10 feet apart. How many posts does he need? Draw a picture
*May 29, 2014 by Just*

**math**

A farmer has a rectangular garden plot surrounded by 200 ft of fence. Find the length and width of the garden if its area is 2400 ft2. 2.A rectangular garden is 2 ft longer than it is wide. Its area is 783 ft2. What are its dimensions?
*September 1, 2012 by monae*

**Algebra**

A farmer has 230 ft of fence to enclose a rectangular garden. What is the largest garden area that can be enclosed with the 230 ft of fence?
*July 11, 2010 by Dana*

**Intermediate algebra, concepts and graphs**

A garden is in the shape of a square with perimeter of 32 feet. The garden is surrounded by two fences. One fence is around the perimeter of the garden, whereas the second fence is two feet from the first fence on the outside. If the material used to build the two fences is $1...
*June 9, 2013 by Lisa *

**Math**

Ernie wants to fence in a rectangular play yard for his two dogs. He has 12 pieces of fence that are one unit each. What are the dimensions of the largest play yard that Ernie could make? Show your work
*August 21, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Algebra**

A gardener is putting a wire fence along the edge of his garden to keep animals from eating his plants. -If he has 20 meters of fence, what is the largest rectangular area he can enclose? -What quadratic function represents the area of the garden? Thanks
*December 1, 2011 by Shadow*

**Maath:)**

Sam is going to plant a rectangular flower garden next to his house. There will be a fence on three sides of the garden( fencing is not necessary along the houe). The area of the garden is to be 1,000sq. ft., and he has 90 feet of fencing available. Determine the dimensions of...
*April 30, 2012 by Honey*

**Algebra **

a rectangular garden is located adjacent to a house the family needs to fence in the garden the family wants three side because one side is up against the house the length is 5 meters longer than the width and the area of the garden is 204 square meters how much fence is needed
*September 8, 2012 by Kay*

**algebra**

A rectangular garden is fenced on thee sides with a wall forming the fourth side. The total length of the fence is 70m. The area of the garden is 600m^2. Find the dimensions of the garden.
*April 30, 2014 by Tony *

**math**

the perimeter of a rectangular garden is 40 meters. the length of the garden is 1 meter less than twice its with. what are the dimensions of the garden?
*January 30, 2014 by taylor*

**math**

the perimeter of a rectangular garden is 40 meters. the length of the garden is 1 meter less than twice its with. what are the dimensions of the garden?
*January 30, 2014 by taylor*

**Math**

Suppose you have 36 yards of fencing to build a fence around a rectangular backyard garden. The width is 18 yards less than twice the length. Find the length and width of this garden.
*April 23, 2013 by Scarlett*

**arithematic**

A horticulturalist is building a fence around a rectangular garden using the side of the building for one side of the enclosure. she has 81 feet fencing. what should be the dimensions of the enclosure be so that she can maximize the garden's area?
*August 12, 2014 by tanusree*

**Math Algebra 2**

A rectangular garden is fenced on three sides with a wall forming the fourth side. the total length of the fence is 70m. the area if the garden is 600m^2. find the dimensions of the garden.
*March 20, 2011 by Ana*

**Algebra**

A rectangular garden is fenced on three sides with wall forming the fourth side. The total length of the fence is 120m. The ares of the garden is 1600 m(squared). Find the dimensions of the garden.
*January 29, 2013 by Karen*

**math**

mary wants to build a fence around her rectangular garden. it is 10m wide and 15m long. how much fencing does she need to buy
*November 11, 2010 by gill*

**MATH!!**

The area of Mrs.Raders rectangular garden is 100 square feet. One side is a stone wall. She encloses the other 3 sides with 30 feet of fencing. What are the dimensions of her garden? I have the length of the triangle to be 30-2x and the width to be x. But soo how would you put...
*May 7, 2007 by megan*

**Math **

A rectangular garden is surrounded by a roll of chicken wire fencing to keep out the rabbits. The dimensions of the garden are 2.6 m by 5.1 m. The area enclosed by the fence is ______ square metres. The length of the fence is ____ m. The following year the same roll of fencing...
*February 17, 2014 by Imran *

**Math**

Monte has a small rectangular herb garden that has a length 3 yd longer than twice its width. If the area of the garden is 50 yd^2, what is the length of the garden, to the nearest tenth of a yard?
*December 31, 2011 by Lauren*

**math**

Trahen is building a fence that is 6 feet high and 18 feet wide to put around his garden. He has two sizes of boards that he can use. One is 2 feet by 6 feet and the other is 4 feet by 6 feet. Trahen can put the boards either horizontally or vertically and he has lots of ...
*July 10, 2013 by GT*

**math**

Mr. Cook wants to fence his rectangular garden which covers 100 ft squared. The width of the garden is 7 and 1/2 ft. What is the length of the garden? How much fencing will Mr. Cook need?
*May 1, 2011 by Judy*

**Math**

John is building a fence that is 6 feet high and 18 feet wide to put around his garden. He has two sizes of boards that he can use. One is 2 feet by 6 feet and the other is 4 feet by 6 feet. John can put the boards either horizontally or vertically and he has lots of boards of...
*February 19, 2013 by John*

**math ,geometry**

John is building a fence that is 6 feet high and 18 feet wide to put around his garden. He has two sizes of boards that he can use. One is 2 feet by 6 feet and the other is 4 feet by 6 feet. John can put the boards either horizontally or vertically and he has lots of boards of...
*July 11, 2013 by GT*

**math**

A rectangular play yard is to be constructed along the side of a house by erecting a fence on three sides, using house wall as the fourth wall. Find the demensions that produce the play yard of maximum area if 20 meters of fence is available for the project.
*September 19, 2011 by fifi*

**Math **

Mrs. Dalton wanted to purchase a new fence to put around the Danish playground . The playground has a length of 25 yards and a width of 30 yards. How much fence does she need to purchase?
*February 4, 2013 by Kelli*

**Math**

Ryan wants to put a fence around a rectangular dog run with a length of 20 meters and width of 12 meters. How many maters of fence does Ryan need?
*January 19, 2011 by Dasha*

**Math**

Ariel's garden is planted in the shape of a square and has an area of 81 square feet. If she plans to put a fence around the perimeter of the garden, how much fencing will she need? A) 18 ft, B) 41 ft C) 36 ft D) 9Ft I came up with D 9 foot but apparently I didn't work it ...
*May 1, 2013 by Daniel*

**calculus**

a farmer wishes to fence off a rectangular plot of land, using an existing wall as one of the sides . the total are enclosed must be 600 square yards. the fence on the side parallel to the wall will cost 20$ per yard, while the fences on the other side will cost 30$ per yard. ...
*April 2, 2014 by tttt*

**Math**

You want to build a garden around your garden. One side borders your house so it does not need a fence. If you only have 50m of fencing what dimensions should you make your garden in order to maximize the area?
*January 26, 2014 by Ashlee *

**Math**

A gardner plans to build a fence around his 24 by 12 foot rectangular vegetable garden. fencing for the garden can be purchased in 50 foot, 75 foot, or 100 foot rolls. which roll of fencing should the gardner buy
*November 26, 2012 by Tyshaun*

**Math**

a farmer wants to put a fence around a rectangular field and then divide the field into three rectangular plots by placing two fences parallel to one of the sides. if the farmer can only afford 1000 yards of fencing, what dimensions will give the maximum rectangular area?
*January 22, 2012 by Mary*

**math**

1. Mrs. Macdonald wants to put a uniform border of tulips around the outside of her vegetable garden. Her vegetable garden is 20m by 28m. This border will look best if the area of the tulips border equal to the area of the garden. How wide should the tulip border be (accurate ...
*July 18, 2014 by malak*

**Math**

Sam measured the out side of his vegetable garden.The sides measured 6 feet, 3feet, 6feet, and 3 feet.How much fencing does sam need to put a fence around the whole garden?Show two different methods of finding the solution.
*July 25, 2012 by Rashida*

**Calc 1**

An 8 foot tall fence seperates Larry's yard from Evan's yard.The fence is 3 feet from Larry's house and runs parallel to the side of his house. Larry wants to paint his house and needs to position a ladder extending from Evan's yard over the fence to his house. Assuming the ...
*April 24, 2012 by Amber*

**Algebra 2**

Ann wants to plant a rectangular garden next to a straight river. She has 120 feet of fencing and will not fence the side of the garden next to the river. What dimensions will produce the largest garden?
*April 23, 2012 by Carolyn*

**Math**

A rose garden is designed by joining a rectangle and a semicircle, as shown below. The rectangle is 29ft long and 17ft wide. If the gardener wants to build a fence around the garden, how many feet of fence are required? (Use the value 3.14 for pi, and do not round your answer...
*April 18, 2013 by Samantha*

**calculus**

A landscape architect wished to enclose a rectangular garden on one side by a brick wall costing $30/ft and on the other three sides by a metal fence costing $10/ft. If the area of the garden is 42 square feet, find the dimensions of the garden that minimize the cost.
*November 4, 2007 by al*

**Geometry**

A man has a garden 10 meters square to fence. How many fence posts are needed if each post is 1 meter from the adjacent posts?
*November 16, 2011 by christy*

**Geometry-Please Help**

A man has a garden 10 meters square to fence. How many fence posts are needed if each post is 1 meter from the adjacent posts?
*November 14, 2011 by christy*

**Geometry**

A man has a garden 10 meters square to fence. How many fence posts are needed if each post is 1 meter from the adjacent posts? Question says to show work.
*November 14, 2011 by christy*

**algebra**

Mike's family wants to build a rectangular fenced backyard area for their dog. They have a 20-meter length of wire fence and four posts. They can also use the 20-meter straight length of the back of their house as a side of the enclosure, but the fence cannot attach directly ...
*June 28, 2012 by km*

**Math (shown work, please help check)**

Miss B. built a vegetable garden in her backyard. Her rectangular garden was 11m by 9m. Every morning she would notice carrots missing from her garden! In order to keep Bugs Bunny from eating all her carrots, she built a fence surrounding them. This fence had a total perimeter...
*February 28, 2012 by Kevin*

**math**

a farmer is building a fence around his yard. one side of the fence will be the side of his barn , the other three sides will be made of wood. He has enough materials for 120m of fence, what is the maximum area he can enclose ? what are the dimensions which give this area
*May 14, 2011 by melissa*

**math**

a farmer is building a fence around his yard. one side of the fence will be the side of his barn , the other three sides will be made of wood. He has enough materials for 120m of fence, what is the maximum area he can enclose ? what are the dimensions which give this area
*May 15, 2011 by melissa*

**Mathematics**

A landscape architect wants to maximise the area of a herbal garden. The fence around the perimeter of the area must be 60 metres long. The optimal width of the rectangular area is ?
*March 20, 2011 by Natascha*

**Mathematics**

A landscape architect wants to maximise the area of a herbal garden. The fence around the perimeter of the area must be 60 metres long. The optimal width of the rectangular area is ?
*March 20, 2011 by Natascha*

**Pre-calc**

a rectangular yard is to be enclosed by a new fence on 3 sides and by an existing fence on the fourth side. the amount of new fencing to be used is 160 feet
*September 10, 2013 by kelly*

**Pre-calc**

a rectangular yard is to be enclosed by a new fence on 3 sides and by an existing fence on the fourth side. the amount of new fencing to be used is 160 feet
*September 10, 2013 by kelly*

**math**

Mr. Simon landscapes new houses for a building contractor. He charges by the square meter of yard space plus a setup fee. He billed the contractor $2,150 for a 400-square- meter yard and $1,650 for a 300-square-meter yard. Write an equation in the form y = mx + b that can be ...
*June 17, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Math - just need answer checked**

Miss B. built a vegetable garden in her backyard. Her rectangular garden was 11m by 9m. Every morning she would notice carrots missing from her garden! In order to keep Bugs Bunny from eating all her carrots, she built a fence surrounding them. This fence had a total perimeter...
*February 28, 2012 by Kevin*

**calculus**

A dog kennel with four pens is to be constructed. The pens will be surrounded by rectangular fence that costs $23 per meter. The rectangle is partioned into four pens of equal size with three partitions made of fence that costs $12 per meter. Each pen measures x meters wide by...
*November 15, 2013 by h*

**math**

jhon needs to bulid a fence around his yard , which is 96 ft. wide and 120 ft. deep. A.how much fence mst he buy to enclose all four sides?answer: B .if the fence cost$12.87 for an 8 ft. length, how much will the entirefence cost befor the tax is added?
*December 7, 2010 by cindy*

**Math**

A farmer wishes to put a fence around a rectangular field and then divide the field into three rectangular plots by placing two fences parallel to one of the sides. If the farmer can afford only 1600 yards of fencing, what dimensions will give the maximum rectangular area? yd(...
*July 11, 2013 by Kelsie*

**Math**

Brett wants to use 40 feet of twine to mark off a rectangular area in his yard for a garden. What are the length and width for a garden with the greatest area?
*May 3, 2012 by CJ*

**4th grade math**

Bryan is putting fencing around his new rectangular vegetable garden. He uses 140ft of fencing material. How wide is the garden? Ther is a rectangular diagram that shows the bottom number is 40ft
*May 6, 2013 by Charisse*

**Algebra**

The length of Joe's rectangular garden is 1 meter less than its width and its area is 120m^2. Find the dimensions of the garden. Setup a quadratic equation to find the dimensions of the garden.
*May 12, 2014 by M*

**Pre-Calculus**

A rectangular garden with an area of 250 square meters is to be located next to a building and fenced on three sides, with the building acting as a fence on the fourth side. Let x be the length of the side parallel to the building. 1. Find T(x), the total amount of the fence ...
*January 18, 2008 by Courtney*

**Math**

A rectangular yard measuring 30ft by 35ft is bordered (and surrounded) by a fence. Inside, a walk that is 4ft wide goes all the way along the fence. Find the area of this walk
*January 30, 2014 by John*

**Math**

A rectangular yard 75 feet by 135 feet has a fence with a post every five feet.How many posts are needed for the entire fence?
*December 19, 2011 by Marlunaray*

**math**

brett wants to use 40 feet of twine to mark off a rectangular area in his yard for a garden the length ans width for garden with the greatest area?
*February 15, 2011 by julian*

**Year 10 Alegbra**

A farmer is building a rectangular garden bed next to a river and has 8 metres worth of fence line to fence it off. I understand that the equation of this would be: A = w(8 - 2w) However, I am unsure what to do next
*September 11, 2014 by Stacy *

**math**

Marie is cleaning an area of her yard to make a garden. She wants to make a rectangular garden with a perimeter of 38ft. What is the greatest area possible that Marie can make the garden? Use only whole numbers.
*May 16, 2012 by Anonymous*

**MATH**

a rectangular garden 9ft by 12 ft includes a uniform border of wood chips around a rectangular bed of flowers. If flowers take up half the garden's area. find the perimeter of the flower bed
*February 16, 2013 by SEAN*

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