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May 6, 2016
Number of results: 72,514

**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*

**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*

**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 *

**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*

**math**

Summers garden is rectangle.4m long &2m wide she wants to put a fence around it.the fence post should be 2 m apart.How many fence post will Summer needs?
*January 22, 2015 by nora*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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 đ=227.)
*June 20, 2014 by Amy*

**algebra**

Maria’s garden has 24 meters of fence and she wants to fence the rectangular garden with wall on one side of the garden. She needs no fence along the wall side. Find the largest area of the Maria’s farm that can be fenced.
*October 23, 2014 by delisia*

**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*

**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*

**algebra**

A farmer has 25 yards of fencing to make a pig pen. He is going to use the side of the barn as one of the sides of the fence, so he only needs to fence 3 sides. What should be the dimensions of the fence in order to maximize the area?
*February 18, 2015 by kk*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**Calculus**

A fence must be built in a large field to enclose a rectangular area of 25,600m^2. One side of the area is bounded by n existing fence, so no fence is needed for that side. Materials for the fence cost $3 per meter for the two ends and $1.50 per meter for the side opposite of ...
*March 24, 2016 by Dante*

**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*

**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**

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 farmer wants to fence a small rectangular yard next to a barn. Fence for side parallel to the barn will cost 75 per foot and the fence for the other two sides will cost 30 per foot. The farmer has a total of 1750 dollars to spend on the project. Find the dimensions for the ...
*February 12, 2015 by Sam*

**math **

A farmer wants to fence a small rectangular yard next to a barn. Fence for side parallel to the barn will cost 75 per foot and the fence for the other two sides will cost 30 per foot. The farmer has a total of 1750 dollars to spend on the project. Find the dimensions for the ...
*February 12, 2015 by tim*

**Math**

phyllis wants to fence in a rectangular garden with maximum area. she has 22 feet of fence. all the lengths of the sides of her garden must be whole numbers of feet. what is the best choice available to phyllis for the side lengths of her garden? Why?
*May 9, 2015 by Shohanur*

**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*

**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 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!!**

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*

**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*

**Calculus 1 optimization**

A farmer wants to fence an area of 6 million square feet in a rectangular field and then divide it in half with a fence parallel to one of the sides of the rectangle. What should the lengths of the sides of the rectangular field be so as to minimize the cost of the fence? ft (...
*November 5, 2015 by TayB*

**math**

srry. the question was I have a rectangular garden and I only have 24 meters of fence to go around it. so what is the largest area I can make the rectangular garden. thanks for your time and sorry for bothering! I just need help to figure this out.
*February 9, 2015 by rebecca*

**Geometry**

Ralph wants to put a fence around his rectangular garden. His garden measures 53 feet by 55 feet.The garden has a path around it that is 3 feet wide. How much fencing material does Ralph need to enclose the garden and path?
*April 2, 2016 by Boberto*

**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**

judy wants to fence the sides of the yard in front of her house . She bought 60m of fence and wants the max area she can fence in . The quad function a(x)=-2x^2+60x, where x is the width of the yard in metres , represent area enclosed . Determine the max area possible , ...
*December 10, 2012 by Jacob Gyan*

**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*

**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**

Flor is putting a fence around a field. The field is rectangular and measures 9.38 yards (yd) long and 14.74 yd wide. How much fence must Flor purchase? A rectangular field has 4 sides. Two of the sides are each 9.38 yards long. The other two sides are 14.74 yards long. The ...
*July 15, 2007 by Mike*

**Math help**

How many squares in this figure? (1 point) 4.) 15 5** 20 10** Crystal wants to put a fence around her vegetable garden.Her garden is 5 ft wide and 4 ft long.She plans to put a post at each corner and at every foot.How many fence posts will Crystal need? (1 point) 14 posts 18 ...
*December 1, 2014 by Vicky*

**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**

Mr.Anders wants to put a fence around his back yard.his backyard is rectangular. The lengths of the sides are 75 yards,45 yards,75 yards,and 45 yards.How much fencing will Mr.Anders need?
*March 29, 2016 by Hank*

**4th grade**

bertrand is building in the form of a rectangle. he knows that the garden will be 10 feet wide. he wants to fence in the garden but only has 56 feet of fence to work with. how long mist the garden be to fence it with exactly 56 feet of fence? show how you found your answer. in...
*December 17, 2010 by dk*

**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*

**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*

**shortest fence**

this is my last question from applications of derivatives! A 216m^2 rectangular pea patch is to be enclosed by a fence and divided into two equal parts by another fence parallel to one of the sides. What dimensions for the outer rectangle will require the smallest total length...
*November 18, 2006 by Jen*

**Calculus**

A landscape architect wished to enclose a rectangular garden on one side by a brick wall costing $60/ft and on the other three sides by a metal fence costing $50/ft. If the area of the garden is 102 square feet, find the dimensions of the garden that minimize the cost.
*April 9, 2016 by Sarah *

**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. *

**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**

Liz has 50 ft of fence to put around rectangle garden. Her garden is going to be 10 feet eide. How long will the garden be
*March 21, 2016 by Haley *

**math**

charlie is designing an 80 ft by 120ft rectangular fence. he wants to put posts 10ft apart along one of the 120 ft sides. the posts will be 8ft apart along the other three sides of the fence. how many posts does charlie need?
*September 5, 2012 by heather*

**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**

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*

**calculus**

A rectangular fence has to be built from both wood and metal so that opposite parallel sides of the fence are made from the same type of material. The wood costs $10 per foot and the metal costs $20 per foot of the fence used. If you only have $400 to spend on material, what ...
*December 8, 2014 by Paige *

**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**

Madison has 48 ft of fence with which to fence in a rectangular garden. What is the maximum area she can enclose?
*April 20, 2016 by Amber*

**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**

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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**Math **

Wendy is building a set for a school play. she is putting up a fence around a rectangular plot of fake grass measuring 3 feet by 5 feet. She needs a fence post every foot. How many posts does she need?
*March 12, 2015 by Mo*

**Math**

Wendy is building a set for a school play. She is putting up a fence around a rectangular plot of fake grass measuring 3 feet by 5 feet. She needs a fence post every foot. How many posts does she need?
*March 12, 2015 by Mo*

**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*

**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*

**11th grade math**

A farmer wants to fence in 60 000m^2 of land in a rectangular field along a straight road. The fencing that he plans to use along the road is $10 per meter and the fencing that he plans to use for the other three sides costs $5 per meter. a) How much of each type of fence ...
*March 25, 2012 by jenna*

**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*

**Math**

A rectangular study area is to be enclosed by a fence and divided into two equal parts, with a fence running along the division parallel to one of the sides. if the total area is 384 ft^2, find the dimensions of the study area that will minimize the total length of the fence. ...
*March 10, 2009 by Sam*

**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**

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*

**Grade 11 Math**

A rectangular dog run is to be enclosed by a fence and then divided into two smaller rectangular areas by a fence parallel to one of the sides. If 54m of fence is available, find the dimensions of the dog run of greatest possible area. State the total area
*April 26, 2011 by Stacy*

**Math**

Tiffany is constructing a fence around a rectangular tennis court. She must use 300 feet of fencing. The fence must enclose all four sides of the court. Regulation states that the length of the fence enclosure must be at least 80 feet and the width must be at least 40 feet. ...
*July 2, 2015 by Lily*

**math**

mr.king, the owner of good morning groceries, wants to make a fence aea to put his carts in at night.he has 68 feet of fencing.what is the largest rectangular area he can fence? ( use only whole numbers)
*February 10, 2011 by jay*

**math**

I'm building a new fence around my yard. The length is 20 ft. The width is 18 ft long. How much fence will I need to enclose the entire space?
*November 30, 2015 by Anonymous*

**math**

18 sections of fence each 1 meter long. What are the various sizes of rectangular pens using all 18 units of fence?
*October 23, 2014 by Joanne*

**Math**

Mariah has a flower bed that is 10 feet long and 5 feet wide. She wants to put a fence around the flower bed to keep the deer from eating her flowers. She also wants to leave enough space to walk between the fence and the flower bed. What is the perimeter of the fence if the ...
*April 1, 2016 by Diane*

**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*

**AP Calculus**

The management of a large store has 1600 feet of fencing to fence in a rectangular storage yard using the building as one side of the yard. If the fencing is used for the remaining 3 sides, find the area of the largest yard possible.
*December 14, 2014 by Sarah*

**Calculus **

A home owner wants to fence in his yard of 600 sq. feet. Three sides are to be constructed with chain link fence at a cost of 3.25 per linear feet. The fourth side is to be constructed with a wood stockade fence at a cost of $5.45 per linear foot. A) what is a complete model ...
*December 7, 2015 by Jen*

**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*

**Geometry**

Al's garden is 18 feet long and 30 feet wide he wants to put a fence post that same distance apart along both the length and the width of the fence what is the greatest distance he can put apart the fence post
*February 5, 2015 by Donna*

**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**

Ryans mother has a fenced rectangle garden that measures 15 meters x 10 meters.one of the 10 meters sides isalong the house and doesnt have a fence.How many meters of fence border the garden ?
*February 5, 2011 by Sanyourah El-hulu*

**Math**

Jim has 400 ft of fence material and needs to enclose an area of 10,000 square feet for his garden as the diagram depicts. (The length of the house is 62 ft and the fence extends the same distance on either side of the house.) What must the dimensions of the rectangular ...
*March 27, 2012 by Andrew*

**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*

**Mathematics**

Mary wants to build a fence around a rectangular area for a garden. She has 150 ft of fencing and she wants to leave 10 ft opening on side for a gate. In order to make a area of the garden. A maximum what should the dimensions of the garden will be?
*January 20, 2016 by Leian*

**College Cal 1**

A farmer wants to fence off a rectangular field of area 15000 square feet using barbed wire fencing. SInce the opposite of the road is a corn-field, he wants a two-strand fence along the road, and one strand on each of the other three sides. What are the dimensions of the ...
*April 14, 2014 by DJ*

**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*

**Algebra**

A fence needs to be built around a field that is 100 feet long and 50 feet wide. A fence post will be placed in each corner of the field, and fence posts will be placed 10 feet apart around the entire field. Three fasteners are required to attach the fencing material to each ...
*November 13, 2014 by Anonymous*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**Math**

A carpenter was creating a fence around his back yard the rectangular yard measured 4 1/2 feet by 8 2/3 feet what is the perimeter of the backyard
*December 1, 2015 by Suzy*

**math: optimising**

I cant figure out this homework question! I need to use optimisation to find the answer but I cant work it out :( There is a rectangular garden which is in need of fencing. Three sides of the 30m wide garden are already fenced. You own an additional 20m of suitable fencing and...
*August 8, 2014 by Fredrick*

**MATH**

Mimo wishes to leave a waitress a tip. Mimo has five coins in his pocket, a penny, a nickel, a dime, a quarter, and a half-dollar. If he uses exactly three coins for the tip, how many different tips are possible? A. 15 B. 5 C. 20 D. 10 Crystal wants to put a fence around her ...
*December 1, 2014 by Vicky *

**Algebra 1**

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. What system of inequalities would represent the possible dimensions of the garden?
*December 24, 2014 by Steve*