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April 16, 2014

April 16, 2014

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**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 ...
*Wednesday, August 25, 2010 at 3:46am by J*

**Calculus 12 Optimization**

A farmer wishes to make two rectangular enclosures with no fence along the river and a 10m opening for a tractor to enter. If 1034 m of fence is available, what will the dimension of each enclosure be for their areas to be a maximum?
*Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 9:10pm by K.lee*

**Calc.**

Please help solve this, A farmer has 600m of fence and wants to enclose a rectangular field beside a river. Determine the dimensions of the fence field in which the maximum area is enclosed. (Fencing s required on only three sides: those that aren't next to the river.)
*Tuesday, March 2, 2010 at 9:40pm by Sarah*

**Math**

A farmer with 8000 meters of fencing wants to enclose a rectangular plot that borders on a river. If the farmer does not fence the side along the river, what is the largest area that can be enclosed? Does that mean I have to consider it a triangle?
*Saturday, September 12, 2009 at 12:22pm by muffy*

**Pre Calculus**

A contractor is to fence off a rectangular field along a straight river, the side along the river requiring no fence. What is the least amount of fencing needed to fence of 30,000 meters squared?
*Monday, March 4, 2013 at 6:08pm by Lauren*

**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. ...
*Tuesday, March 10, 2009 at 12:19am by Sam*

**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 ...
*Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 5:01am by malobisa*

**algebra2**

A farmer has 600 yards of fence. He will use some of the fence to enclose a rectangular area. He will use the rest divide the area into two congruent rectangles. What is the value of x that results in largest area? What is the largest area that the farmer can enclose? What are...
*Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 2:40pm by regina *

**calculus**

if a farmer has 100 feet of fence and wants to make a rectangular pigpen, one side of which is along existing straight fence.What dimensions should be used in order to maximize the area of the pen?
*Monday, December 12, 2011 at 5:13am by fareha*

**calculus (optimization)**

a rectangular study area is to be enclosed by a fence and divided into two equal parts, with the fence running along the division parallel to one of the sides. if the total area is 384 square feet, find the dimensions of the study area that will minimize the total length of ...
*Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 2:54am by yareli*

**Math**

A farmer has $2400 to spend to fence two rectangular pastures.The local contractor will build the fence at a cost of $6.25/m. What is the largest area that the farmer can have fenced for that price?
*Thursday, January 22, 2009 at 6:08pm by gagan*

**math**

A farmer has 1000ft of fence and wishes to enclose the largest possible area that has four individual square pens bordered by a rectangular pen of a different width on each end. what are the overall dimensions of the fence area with maximum square footage? so far i thought i ...
*Wednesday, December 23, 2009 at 8:01am by matt*

**preculculus**

27. A farmer wishes to enclose a pasture that is bordered on one side by a river (so one of the four sides won't require fencing). She has decided to create a rectangular shape for the area, and will use barbed wire to create the enclosure. There are 600 feet of wire available...
*Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 7:24am by By Lana*

**yetf8edfueidcyt87e**

a farmer wishes to fence off a rectangular field with 1,000 feet of fencing.if the long side of the field is along a stream, express the area of the field as a function of its width
*Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 7:30am by lara*

**calculus**

Farmer Jones has 210 meters of fence. She wishes to construct a rectangular pen using the river as one side and dividing the pen into six separate rectangular pens as shown. What should the dimensions of the combined pens be to maximize the area enclosed? 7 vertical and one ...
*Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 3:51pm by Anonymous*

**Geometry **

a Farmer want to put up a fence with a total perimeter of 250 ft. It is the shape of a rectangle but there is a river on one side. What is the maximum area of feet that the fence can be?
*Tuesday, January 11, 2011 at 2:31pm by bobby*

**math**

A rancher with 7000 yds of fencing wants to enclose a rectangular field that borders a straight highway and then wants to devide it into two plots with a fence parellel to the highway. If no fence is needed along the highway, what is the largest area that the farmer can enclose?
*Monday, September 3, 2012 at 11:15pm by nick*

**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(...
*Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 9:36pm by Kelsie*

**College Algebra**

A farmer has 100 yeards of fencing with which to enclose two adjacent rectangular pens both bordering a river. The farmer does not need to fence the side with the river. What should the dimensions of the two pens together (a rectangle) be in order to yield the largest possible...
*Friday, July 15, 2011 at 4:51pm by Melanie*

**Calculus **

A rancher wants to build a rectangular fence next to a river, using 100 yd of fencing. What dimensions of the rectangle will maximize the area? What is the maximum area? (Note that the rancher should not fence the side next to the river.)
*Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 5:45am by Anonymous*

**CALCULUS**

a rectangular lot is bounded at the back by a river . No fence is needed along the river and three is to be a 24-ft. opening in front. if the fence along the front costs $1.50 per ft.,along the sides $1 per ft. find the dimensions of the largest lot which can be thus fenced in...
*Wednesday, September 19, 2007 at 11:39pm by Anonymous*

**math**

A farmer is planting squashplants that need 2 3/8 feet to spread out. he has an area along a fence that is 20 feet long. Round the amount of space the squash plants need to the nearest 1/2 foot. How many squash plants can the farmer grow along the fence?
*Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at 8:22pm by Anonymous*

**intermediate algebra**

A farmer with 3000 feet wants to enclose a rectangular plot that borders on a straight highway. If the farmer does not fence the side along the highway, what is the largest area that can be enclosed?
*Monday, March 8, 2010 at 11:30pm by irma*

**math**

A farmer with 2000 meters of fencing wants to enclose a rectangular plot that borders on a straight highway. If the farmer does not fence the side along the highway, what is the largest area that can be enclosed?
*Monday, October 3, 2011 at 7:13pm by lulu*

**intermediate algebra**

A farmer with 3000 feet of fencing wants to enclose a rectangular plot that borders on a straight highway. If the farmer does not fence the side along the highway, what is the largest area that can be enclosed?
*Monday, March 8, 2010 at 11:26pm by irma*

**calc**

A farmer wishes to enclose a rectangular pen with area 100 square feet next to a road. The fence along the road is to be reinforced and costs $34 per foot. Fencing that coast $16 per foot can be used for the other three sides. What dimensions for the pen will minimize the cost...
*Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 8:04pm by Andres*

**Calc**

A farmer wishes to enclose a rectangular pen with area 100 square feet next to a road. The fence along the road is to be reinforced and costs $34 per foot. Fencing that coast $16 per foot can be used for the other three sides. What dimensions for the pen will minimize the cost...
*Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 11:28pm by Andres*

**Calc**

A farmer wishes to enclose a rectangular pen with area 100 square feet next to a road. The fence along the road is to be reinforced and costs $34 per foot. Fencing that coast $16 per foot can be used for the other three sides. What dimensions for the pen will minimize the cost...
*Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 12:04am by Andres*

**Algebra - Math**

A farmer has 100 yards of fencing with which to enclose two adjacent rectangular pens - both bordering a river. The farmer does not need to fence the side with the river. What should the dimensions of the two pens Together (rectangle shape) be in order to yield the largest ...
*Saturday, July 16, 2011 at 3:24pm by Adams*

**college algebra**

A farmer has 1000 feet of fence a rectangular plot of land. The plot lies along a river so that only has three sides need to be fenced. Find the largest area that can be fenced. What's the best way to solve this?
*Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 5:05pm by Anonymous*

**College Algebra**

A farmer wants to build a rectangular fence using the side of his barn as one side. He has 200 yards of fencing available. Find the maximum possible area he can enclose with the fence.
*Monday, February 21, 2011 at 1:06am by Anonymous*

**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
*Saturday, May 14, 2011 at 11:42pm 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
*Sunday, May 15, 2011 at 11:42pm by melissa*

**Math**

A farmer is planting squash plants that need 2 3/8 feet to spread out. He has an area along a fence that is 20 feet long. Round the amount of space the squash plants need to the nearest 1/2 foot. How many squash plants can the farmer grow along the fence?
*Monday, April 8, 2013 at 5:37pm by Laura*

**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
*Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at 10:44pm by Stacy*

**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. ...
*Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 8:36pm by tttt*

**Algebra**

You have 600 feet of fencing to enclose a rectangular plot that borders on a river. If you do not fence the side along the river, find the length and width of the plot that will maximize the area. What is the largest area that can be enclosed?
*Sunday, October 17, 2010 at 10:00pm by Tori*

**rectangular area **

mark wants to fence a area 240 sq feet for his dog the fence is 24 feet long then how wide will the fence be
*Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at 8:49pm by anthony*

**College Algebra**

You have 800 feet of fencing to enclose a rectangular plot that borders on a river. If you do not fence the side along the river,find the length and width of the plot that will maximize the area. What is the largest area that can be enclosed?
*Monday, February 18, 2013 at 10:52am by Anonymous *

**algebra**

A farmer decides to enclose a rectangular garden, using the side of a barn as one side of the rectangle. What is the maximum area that the farmer can enclose with 100 ft. of fence? What should the dimensions of the garden be to give this area? The max. area that the farmer can...
*Saturday, March 27, 2010 at 7:40pm by Terri*

**Pre-Calculas 11**

a farmer wants to build two pens (one for cows, the other for horses) on land by a straight road. There is already a fence along the road and the farmer has 800m of fencing to build his fence to enclose the pens and seperate them as shown in the diagram below. what is the ...
*Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 12:42am by Ravneet Gill*

**Our Own**

We don't usually make "curved fences". Mathematically, with a limited length of fence, a fence in the form of a circle encloses the maximum area. If the fence has to be straight, then it's a square has the maximum area for a given length of fence (or the least fence for the ...
*Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 7:10am by MathMate*

**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...
*Monday, November 19, 2012 at 8:46pm by Vic*

**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
*Thursday, December 1, 2011 at 10:34pm by Shadow*

**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?
*Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 10:57am by Mary*

**appliedcalculus**

Suppose a farmer has 1,000 feet of fence and wishes to build two identical rectangular enclosures. What should be the dimensions of each enclosure if the total area is to be a maximum? Set problem up and solve using derivatives.
*Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 3:44pm by Anonymous*

**algebra**

A farmer decides to enclose a rectangular garden, using the side of a barn as one side of the rectangle. What is the maximum area that the farmer can enclose with 80 ft of fence? what should the dimensions of the garden be to give this area. The maximum area that the farmer ...
*Monday, March 5, 2012 at 7:52pm by Mary*

**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. What is the total area enclosed by the fence?
*Monday, November 19, 2012 at 8:26pm by Vic*

**math**

If a man is fencing in a rectangular lot of grass next to the road and doesnt want to fence the side touching the road and has 248 feet of fence, whats the maximum area he can fence?
*Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 9:32pm by ryan*

**Calculus - Optimization **

A fence is to be built to enclose a rectangular area of 800 square feet. The fence along 3 sides is to be made of material $4 per foot. The material for the fourth side costs $12 per foot. Find the dimensions of the rectangle that will allow for the most economical fence to be...
*Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 3:38pm by Jess*

**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.
*Saturday, February 20, 2010 at 6:53pm by Crystal*

**Calculus**

A rancher wants to fence in an area of 5189400 square feet in a rectangular field and then divide it in half with a fence down the middle parallel to one side. What is the shortest length of fence that the rancher can use?
*Monday, June 22, 2009 at 12:58am by Z32*

**Calculus**

A rancher wants to fence in an area of 500000 square feet in a rectangular field and then divide it in half with a fence down the middle, parallel to one side. What is the shortest length of fence that the rancher can use?
*Friday, November 6, 2009 at 8:19am by Salman*

**CALC**

A rancher wants to fence in an area of 1500000 square feet in a rectangular field and then divide it in half with a fence down the middle parallel to one side. What is the shortest length of fence that the rancher can use?
*Saturday, May 29, 2010 at 8:34pm by Adam*

**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?
*Sunday, July 11, 2010 at 7:39pm by Dana*

**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
*Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 2:53am by John*

**Math**

a farmer wants to fence in part of her land so that her chickens will have thier own little area. if she only has 28 feet of fence, what is the area of the largest pen that she can build?
*Thursday, June 7, 2012 at 9:58pm by Alyssa*

**algebra**

A man has 400 meters of fencing and wants to fence in a rectangular field next to a straight river. Assuming that no fencing is needed along the river, what are the dimensions of the field with the largest possible area?
*Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 4:58pm by Sejul*

**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?
*Sunday, December 20, 2009 at 12:29pm by Anna*

**Calculus-Applied Optimization Quiz Problem**

A rancher wants to fence in a rectangular area of 23000 square feet in a field and then divide the region in half with a fence down the middle parallel to one side. What is the smallest length of fencing that will be required to do this?
*Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 6:38pm by Riley*

**algebra**

A farmer decides to enclose a rectangular garden, using the side of a barn as one side of the rectangle. What is the maximum area that the farmer can enclose with 120 ft. of fence? What should the dimensions of the garden be to give the farmer the max area? Can not use calculus
*Saturday, March 27, 2010 at 7:40pm by craig*

**Calculus**

A rectangular play area is to be fenced off in a person's yard and is to contain 108 yd^2. The next-door neighbor agrees to pay half the cost of the fence on the side of the play area that lies along the property line. What dimensions will minimize the cost of the fence?
*Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 11:46am by Kiana*

**Calculus 2**

A farmer wishes to build a fence for 6 adjacent rectangular pens. If there is 600 feet of fencing available, what are the dimensions of each pen that maximizes total pen area? I keep getting x=150 but I have been told that is not enough fencing. Can anyone help?
*Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 1:12pm by Henry*

**Math**

A farmer had a fence that encloses a square plot with an area of 36 meters squared. If the garnet uses this fence to enclose a circular flower garden, what will the area of the garden be?
*Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 12:46am by Deanna*

**Math**

A farmer wants to fence in part of her land so that her chickens will have their own little area. If she only has 28 feet of fence, what is the area of the largest pen that she can build in square feet?
*Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 5:37pm by Abiagil*

**Math**

You have 192 feet of fencing to enclose a rectangular plot that borders on a river. If you do not fence the side along the river, find the length and width of the plot that will maximize the area. Find the largest area that can be covered and the length of each side
*Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 5:28pm by Ryan*

**math**

I've tried this many times, but I keep getting a really big answer. A rancher wants to fence in an area of 2500000 square feet in a rectangular field and then divide it in half with a fence down the middle parallel to one side. What is the shortest length of fence that the ...
*Thursday, June 4, 2009 at 5:59pm by susie*

**Calculus Follow Up**

A farmer wishes to build a fence for 6 adjacent rectangular pens. If there is 600 feet of fencing available, what are the dimensions of each pen that maximizes total pen area? The image looks like this: box box box box box box also: If the interior fencing is $3.00 per foot ...
*Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 2:28pm by Henry*

**math**

a farmer has enough fencing to build 40 feet of fence. He wishes to build a rectangular pen nest to his barn wall forming one side of the pen. What dimension should he make the pen so as to enclose the greatest possibility area?
*Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at 4:37am by awes*

**math word problem**

A farmer had a fence that encloses a square plot with an area of 36 meters squared. If the garnet uses this fence to enclose a circular flower garden, what will the area of the garden be?
*Monday, December 5, 2011 at 10:37am by Deanna*

**area and perimet**

Farmer Brown has 700 yards of fencing with which to build a rectangular corral divided into two pens. He builds a corral that uses the river as one side so he only has to fence the other 3 sides and the divider down the middle
*Saturday, February 15, 2014 at 1:47pm by Lyndsie *

**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 ...
*Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 3:55pm by jenna*

**Algebra - Math**

A square gives the largest area. You need 4 lengths of fence -- 1 parallel to the river and 3 perpendicular to the river. If each fence were 25 yards long -- then the perimeter of the two pens together is 100 yards.
*Saturday, July 16, 2011 at 3:24pm by Ms. Sue*

**calculus**

A rancher wants to fence in an area of 3000000 square feet in a rectangular field and then divide it in half with a fence down the middle, parallel to one side. Length of fence:______ feet *obviously I'm bad at word problems but that's why I'm trying to work on them and need ...
*Friday, April 20, 2012 at 11:51pm by casidhe*

**Math**

A farmer needs to enclose three sides of a pasture with a fence (the fourth side is a river). The farmer has 42 meters of fence and wants the pasture to have an area of 220 sq-meters. What should the dimensions of the pasture be? (For the purpose of this problem, the width ...
*Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 12:51am by Taylor*

**Math**

Mr. Rogers wants to fence in a rectangular garden next to a straight section of the Scioto River. He has 330 feet of fencing to do the entire job. He doesn’t need fencing along the river, and there is a 4.5 foot wide clearance for a gate at one end. What are the dimensions of ...
*Saturday, March 10, 2012 at 6:32pm by Sandy*

**Math**

There is a long fence along the border of 2 mens property. 1 man is using the existing fence to make a cattle pen. He has 500 ft of fencing. Suppose the pen extends x ft away from the existing fence along the border. Find an expression for the area in terms of x.
*Sunday, October 26, 2008 at 3:02pm by Luke*

**algebra 2**

A farmer wants to enclose three sides of a rectangular area that borders a creek. He has 2400 meters of fencing material. What is the maximum area that can be enclosed by the fence?
*Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at 8:24pm by Mysty*

**Algebra 2 **

A farmer wants to enclose three sides of a rectangular area that borders a creek. He has 2400 meters of fencing material. What is the maximum area that can be enclosed by the fence?
*Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 1:13am by Mysty*

**word problem**

A farmer decides to enclose a rectangular garden, using the side of a barn as one side of the rectangle. What is the maximum area that the farmer can enclose with 80 feet of fence? What should the dimensions of the garden be to give the area?
*Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at 8:44pm by angel*

**math**

a gardner wishes to encloe a rectangular 3000 square feet area with bushes on three sides and a fence on the 4th side .If the bushes cost $25.00per foot and the fence costs $10.00 per foot, find the dimensions that minimize the total cost and find the minimum cost
*Tuesday, March 30, 2010 at 3:57pm by joelle*

**CALCULUS **

gardner wishes to encloe a rectangular 3000 square feet area with bushes on three sides and a fence on the 4th side .If the bushes cost $25.00per foot and the fence costs $10.00 per foot, find the dimensions that minimize the total cost and find the minimum cost
*Tuesday, March 30, 2010 at 7:25pm by JENNY*

**math**

A rectangular field is to be enclosed by a fence. Two fences parallel to one side of the field divide the field into three rectangular fields. If 2400m of fence are available find the dimensions giving the max area.
*Sunday, July 12, 2009 at 10:53am by steven*

**yeah**

a farmer wants to fence in three sides of a rectangular field with 1,000 feet of fencing. the other side of the rectangle will be a river. find the dimensions of the field.
*Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 1:16pm by judy*

**help with math please**

a gardner wishes to encloe a rectangular 3000 square feet area with bushes on three sides and a fence on the 4th side .If the bushes cost $25.00per foot and the fence costs $10.00 per foot, find the dimensions that minimize the total cost and find the minimum cost
*Tuesday, March 30, 2010 at 4:41pm by princess*

**Calculus**

A farmer wants to build a rectangular pen and then divide it with two interior fences. The total area is to be 2484ft^2. The exterior fence costs $18.00 per foot and the interior fence costs $16.50 per foot. Find the dimensions of the pen that will minimize the cost. What is ...
*Sunday, July 15, 2012 at 11:15pm by Catie *

**Math**

A farmer decides to enclose a rectangular garden, using the side of a barn as one side of the rectangle. What is the maximum area that the farmer can enclose with 80ft of fence? 800 sq ft? What should the dimensions of the garden be to give this area? 40ft is given so I ...
*Monday, February 18, 2008 at 9:34am by Marysvoice*

**calculus**

Damon help again :) (last one I promise) why is X along the road sqrt2/2? ] A rancher plans to set aside a rectangular region of one square kilometer for cattle and wishes to build a wooden fence to enclose the region. Since one side of the region will run along the road, the ...
*Friday, December 16, 2011 at 5:54am by Chris*

**Calculus 1**

A rectangular field is enclosed by a fence and seperated into two parts by a fence parallel to one of the sides. If 600 m of fencing is available, what should the dimensions be so that the area is a maximum?
*Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 4:00pm by Jasmine*

**Math**

A gardener is putting a fence along the edge of his garden. If he has 20 m of fence , what is the largest area he can enclose? How can a graph solve the problem? What quadratic equation represents the area of the garden?
*Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 6:34am by Praphul*

**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.
*Monday, September 19, 2011 at 11:34am by fifi*

**Calculus**

A rancher plans to set aside a rectangular region of one square kilometer for cattle and wishes to build a wooden fence to enclose the region. Since one side of the region will run along the road, the rancher decides to use a better quality wood for that side which costs three...
*Friday, December 16, 2011 at 4:08am by Chris*

**algebra**

18. Mr. Rogers wants to fence in a rectangular garden next to a straight section of the Scioto River. He has 330 feet of fencing to do the entire job. He doesn’t need fencing along the river, and there is a 4.5 foot wide clearance for a gate at one end. What are the dimensions...
*Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 12:20pm by Anonymous*

**math**

A farmer is constructing a rectangular pen with one addtional fence across its width.find the maximum area that can be enclosed with 2400m of fencing .
*Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 3:51am by Anonymous*

**math**

a farmer can afford 8000 square meters of fence and would like to come up with the best way to use this fence, such that: - he wants all the pens to be of the same rectangular shape. - he wants to give each calce of his farm as much space as possible. - he needs an easy access...
*Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 2:08am by wissam*

**math**

Farmer has 100yd by 60yd fence around his barnyard. How many yards of fence is needed to replace it?
*Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 3:18pm by Rebecca McGhee*

**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?
*Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 11:14am by monae*

**math**

A farmer has 110 metres of fencing to fence off a rectangular area. Part of one side is a wall of length 15m. Find the dimensions of the ﬁeld that give the maximum area. Thank you so much for a huge help.
*Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 4:22am by Lucas*

**calculus**

a farmer has a 2040 ft of fencing and wishes to fence off two separate fields. one of the fields is to be a rectangle with the length twise as long os the width. while the other field is to be square. determine the dimension of the fields if the farmer wishes to maximize the ...
*Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 10:57pm by robert*

**Math**

Show all work You have 92 feet of fencing to enclose a rectangular plot that borders on a river. If you do not fence the side alongthe river, find the length and width of the plot that will maximize the area.
*Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 7:32pm by Liz*

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