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if you have 200 feet of fencing to enclose four adjacent rectangular enclosures. Determine what demensions should be used so that the enclosed area will be maximized.

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8x+5y=200
X=length of one rectangle
Y=width of one rectangle
Area = xy
Y= (2008x)/5
Area=x (2008x)/5
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