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An architect needs to design a rectangular room with an area of
75 ft
What dimensions should he use in order to minimize the perimeter? Round to the
nearest hundredth, if necessary

  • geometry -

    a square has maximum area for a given perimeter. Or, it has minimum perimeter for a given area. So, if each side is √75 = 8.66 ft that will minimize the perimeter.

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