ahsa math

posted by .

hey need help with this asap

you are given 12 feet of fencing to build a cage how many different rectangle can you build?

WHICH WOULD YIELD THE MAXIMUM AREA

  • ahsa math -

    P = 2L + 2W

    1 * 5
    2 * 4
    3 * 3

    A = LW

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. algebra 2

    suppose you are enclosing a rectangular area to create a rabbit cage. you have 80 ft of fence and want to build a pen with the largest possible area for your rabbit, so you build the cage using an existing building as one side. make …
  2. math

    Howard has 102 feet of fencing. What is the area of the largest square dog pen he can build with the fencing?
  3. Algebra 1

    Genie has 100 feet of fence with which to make a rectangular cage for her rabbit. If she uses the wall of her house as one side, the area of the cage in square feet is given by the polynomial -2w^2 + 100w, where w is the width of the …
  4. College Algebra

    A rancher needs to build four identical pens for his animals as shown in the diagram below. He has 240 feet of fencing. He does not need to put the fence along the barn. Find the length and width that would maximize the area of the …
  5. Math

    1. A man has 22 feet by 26 feet rectangular lot that he will use for planting. He wants to build a brick of walkway of uniform width on the border of the lot. If the man wants to have 396 square feet of ground left for planting, how …
  6. Math. I have a question.

    Tom wants to build a pen in his yard for his dog. He buys 800 ft of fencing. He concludes that he can only build a rectangle with sides of 300 ft and 100 ft.
  7. Calculus

    Some cowboys plan to build a rectangular corral in a canyon. They have 500 feet of fencing to use for three sides of the rectangle (the canyon wall is used for the 4th side). a) What is the maximum area that they can fence in?
  8. Algebra

    Mr. K wants to build a pen in his yard for his dog. He buys 1200 ft of fencing. He concludes that he can only build a rectangle with sides of 400ft and 200ft. Is he correct?
  9. Help please? Math 141 (Pre-Cal) (Shapes)

    Hi everyone I am lost on how to do this math problem: A. You have 180 feet of fencing with which to construct a rectangular pen. What is the maximum area you can enclose?
  10. Algebra

    Mr. Brown has 24 meters of fencing. He wants to build a rectangular pen for his rabbits. Draw two different rectangles that Mr. Brown could build. Use only whole numbers for the lengths of the sides of each rectangle. Label the length …

More Similar Questions