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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

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
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

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

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

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

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

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
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

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

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

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

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

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 $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

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
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
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
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 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 ,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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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
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
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

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

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
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

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

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
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

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

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

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
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

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

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-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: 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

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

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

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

Perimeter
Mr.lopez is putting u a fence around his vegetable garden. The garden is shaped liked a rectangle. The longer sides are 14feet, and the shoter sides are 9 an half feet long. How much fencing should mr. Lopez buy?
April 10, 2012 by Mr.lopez

Perimeter
Mr.lopez is putting u a fence around his vegetable garden. The garden is shaped liked a rectangle. The longer sides are 14feet, and the shoter sides are 9 an half feet long. How much fencing should mr. Lopez buy?
April 10, 2012 by Mr.lopez

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
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
Walterwants to replace some fence on his farm the wooden rail fence cost about $60 for the wood and $50 for labor to install a fence 12 feet long. He estimated he would need276 feet of new fence, however when he measured it he realized he would only need 216 feet of fence what...
April 5, 2009 by Eric

Math
Jennifer plans to fence a rectangular area around her rectangular swimming pool. The total area enclosed by the fence, including the pool, should be 5 times the area of the pool alone. The pool is 20 feet by 17 feet. A.)What is the total area enclosed by the fence? B.) fencing...
November 19, 2012 by Vic

Math
Felix used a scale factor of 1 inch = 2.5 feet to draw model of his backyard, as shown below. He is planning to build a fence around the yard. If the cost of the fence is $3.50 per foot, how much will it cost him to build the fence? Length 2.75in. width 1.25in Is my answer ...
November 7, 2014 by Jeffery

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
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

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
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

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

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