Number of results: 83,424

**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*

**Geometry**

Tirzah wants to put a fence around her garden. She has 22 yards of fence material. Does she have enough to go all the way around the garden? I put No, because she only has 11 5/12 of fence when 22 yards of fence is needed. Please give your opinion about my answer. T^T

*March 16, 2017 by Flowtana Ink*

**AP Calculus AB**

The fence around Wayne Manor (a rectangular plot of land) is going to be replaced. No fence will be required for the side lying along Gotham river. If the new wrought iron fence costs $12 per meter for the side parallel to the river and $4 per meter for the other two sides, ...

*December 11, 2016 by Stephen*

**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**

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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**MATH**

A farmer wants to fence a small rectangular yard next to a barn. Fence for side parallel to the barn will cost 50 per foot and the fence for the other two sides will cost20 per foot. The farmer has a total of 2000 dollars to spend on the project. Find the dimensions for the ...

*October 23, 2016 by LAY*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**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**

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 ð=227.)

*June 20, 2014 by Amy*

**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**

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*

**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**

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**

zack is planning to make a flower garden he has 24 one yard sections of fence that he plans to place around garden he wants the garden to be aas long as possible what longest length he can use for the garden how wide will the garden be is this area prerimeter or side length

*May 9, 2016 by aron*

**calculus**

the fence around a rectangular compound costs $4 a foot for three of the four sides. the fourth side is the wall of a building, so no fence is needed for that side. we will call the distance of the fence parallel to the wall w for width and the two other sides d for depth. a) ...

*June 29, 2016 by kristi*

**Calc 1**

An 8 foot tall fence separates 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**

Ali has a rectangular pool around which he wants to construct a fence. The pool is 10 m long and 6 m wide, and he wants the fence to be 2 m from the edge of the pool on all sides. He want to pave the area around the pool and within the fence. How many square metres of paving ...

*September 5, 2016 by Titin*

**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**

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*

**Derivative-Optimization Problems**

You plan to enclosed part of a rectangular farmland with a fence. Since one side of it is bounded by a river, you only need to fence the other three sides. if you have enough budget to buy 600m of fencing material, what is the largest area you can enclose?

*February 22, 2017 by Liv*

**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*

**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**

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 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*

**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**

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*

**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*

**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*

**College Math**

farmer wishes to fence a rectangular area along the river bank. No fence is required on the side adjacent to the river. The material for the fence costs P16.00 per meter for the side parallel to the river, P12.00 per meter for the side perpendicular to the river. The farmer ...

*August 25, 2010 by J*

**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 landscape architect wishes 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 $20/ft. If the area of the garden is 2,000 ft2, find the dimensions of the garden that minimize the cost. ?= (ft of ...

*October 26, 2010 by Anonymous*

**MATH**

Spencer wants to plant strawberries for his garden. To do this, he has to increase the garden and the fence around it. Spencer decides one side can be twice as big and the other side four times as big. One side measures 7feet long and the other side is 5 feet long. What is the...

*December 1, 2014 by KAYLA*

**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*

**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**

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*

**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*

**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*

**Pathways to Math Literacy**

Mike is putting up a snow fence on the west side of his property. He needs a post at each end to hold the fence up and would like to put a post in every 8 feet. If he uses 25 posts for his fence, how wide is the west side of his property?

*October 26, 2015 by Jane*

**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**

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**

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**

Frank wants to put up a fence around a rectangular garden. The garden measures 12 feet by 10 feet. How much fencing material does he need?

*February 8, 2017 by Roxxy*

**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*

**Algebra**

Manuel plans to install a fence around the perimeter of his yard. His yard is shaped like a square and has an area of 40,000 square feet. The company that he hires charges $2.50 per foot for the fencing and $50.00 for the installation fee. Write a function, g(x), to represent ...

*October 19, 2016 by Ana*

**maths**

a gardener has to put double fence all around a triangular path with sides 120 metre,80 metre,and 60 centi-metre.in the middle of each side their is a gate of width 10 metre. find the length of the wire needed for the fence.

*June 28, 2015 by bindhaya*

**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*

**Intermediate Algebra**

your house sits on a rectangular lot that has a perimeter of 320 feet. you want to fence the two sides and the back of your lot. your neighbor on the back end wants to have a concrete frence that costs $16 per foot. your side neighbors do not want such an expensive fence and ...

*November 19, 2012 by nicole*

**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**

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*

**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*

**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*

**college Algebra**

A rectangular fence is to be built along a river using the river as one side of the fence.the cost of the fencing for the two ends is $8 per sq ft and the cost of the fencing for the side running parallel to the river is $12 per sq ft. If you have $3600 to spend on purchasing ...

*April 15, 2014 by Tom*

**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, Surds**

The area of a square vegetable guarden is 60m^2. a) What is the exact length of each side of the garden? b) If a fence of a chicken wire is to be constructed around the vegetable garden, what length (to the nearest meter) of chicken wire is needed. It needs to be answered in ...

*November 21, 2016 by Matt*

**maths**

A landscape designer recommends that a fence be put around a circular flower bed that is 220 ft. How many feet of fence is needed if the fence is placed 3 ft from the edge?

*October 28, 2016 by candy*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**Math Geometry**

Gery wants to fence a rectangular field whose area is 1200 sq.m. He has only 100 meters of fencing so he decided to fence only the three side of the rectangle letting the wall be the fourth side. How wide the rectangle should be?

*October 26, 2015 by Zijay*

**Geometry:Rectangles**

Gery wants to fence a rectangular field whose area is 1200 sq.m. He has only 100 meters of fencing so he decided to fence only the three side of the rectangle letting the wall be the fourth side. How wide the rectangle should be?

*October 26, 2015 by Zijay*

**Algebra 2**

2. a farmer has 400 meters of fence with which to enclose a portion of land. the farmer wants to enclose a rectangular piece of ground that is as large as possible. the land is bordered by water on two sides. There are three options for the farmer Option 1) have two sides ...

*May 30, 2014 by monni*

**geometry**

A private fence is to built around an 80m by 100m backyard. How many meters of fencing will be needed? If the private fence cos Php 550 per meter. What will be the cost of fence.?

*January 28, 2017 by romilo*

**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*

**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.**

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**

derek planted a garden in the shape of a square 32 feet on each side. The garden has a stream on one side, but he plans so build a fence on the other three sides. If he puts a post every 8 feet, how many posts will he need?

*October 11, 2010 by Pat*

**math**

derek planted a garden in the shape of a square 32 feet on each side. The garden has a stream on one side, but he plans so build a fence on the other three sides. If he puts a post every 8 feet, how many posts will he need?

*October 11, 2010 by Pat*

**MATH**

DEREK PLANTED A GARDEN IN THE SHAPE OF A SQUARE 32 FEET ON EACH SIDE. THE GARDEN HAS A STREAM ON ONE SIDE, BUT HE PLANS TO BUILD A FENCE ON THE OTHER THREE SIDES. IF HE PUTS A FENCEPOST EVERY 8 FEET, HOW MANY POSTS WILL HE NEED

*May 29, 2013 by GAVIN*

**Calculus**

A rectangular garden of area 75 sq ft is to be surrounded on 3 sides by a brick wall costing $12 per foot and on one side by a fence costing $7 per foot. Find the dimensions of the garden that the cost of the materials is minimized Read more: A rectangular garden of area 75 sq...

*February 21, 2012 by math*

**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*

**area and perimeter**

a farmer wishes to build a fence around a rectangular field and divide it into two equal parts as well.the dividing fence must be parallel to one of the side of the field. you are asked to find dimension of the field of maximum area that you can fence and divide in two equal ...

*February 13, 2014 by malobisa*

**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*

**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**

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*

**Geometry Rectangle**

Gery wants to fence a rectangular field whose area is 1200 sq.m. He has only 100 meters of fencing so he decided to fence only the three side of the rectangle letting the wall be the fourth side. How wide the rectangle should be?

*October 26, 2015 by Zijay*