Calc

A rectangle is to be inscribed in a semicircle of radius 8, with one side lying on the diameter of the circle. What is the maximum possible area of the rectangle?

  1. 👍
  2. 👎
  3. 👁

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Math

    the drawing is composed of rectangle and a semicircle . Find the area of the figure to the nearest unit the left side is 22 the top is 10 A.41 B.220 C.410 D.820 thanks for ur help! :)

  2. Calculus

    A rectangle is inscribed in a semicircle with radius 8. The variable x is half the length of the rectangle. Write an expressions for the perimeter and area of the rectangle in terms of x.

  3. geometry circle

    A 16 cm by 12 cm rectangle is inscribed in a circle.. find the radius of the circle. ~answer

  4. Calculus

    "A rectangle is inscribed in a semicircle of radius 2 cm. Find the largest area of such a rectangle". There is a diagram, but I think the question makes it clear enough what is going on. I'm having problems finding a relationship

  1. geometry

    An isosceles triangle has two 10.0-inch sides and a 2w-inch side. Find the radius of the inscribed circle of this triangle, in the cases w = 5.00, w = 6.00, and w = 8.00. Then Write an expression for the inscribed radius r in

  2. Calculus

    A Norman window has the shape of a rectangle surmounted by a semicircle. (Thus, the diameter of the semicircle is equal to the width of the rectangle.) If the perimeter of the window is 20 ft, find the dimensions of the window so

  3. solid mensuration

    Find the area of a portion of a semicircle of radius 15 m that is outside the area of an inscribed square if the base of the square lies on the diameter of the semicircle. Please include solution. Thanks.

  4. maths

    Find the area of the largest rectangle that can be inscribed in a semicircle of radius "r"?

  1. Calculus

    Find the area of the largest rectangle that fits inside a semicircle of radius 10 (one side of the rectangle is along the diameter of the semicircle).

  2. Math

    The drawing is composed of a rectangle and a semicircle and a semi circle. Find the area of the figure to the nearest unit (Top of figure 10cm and the side is 16cm) A. 160 B.260 C. 540 D. 580

  3. Calculus

    A Norman window has the shape of a semicircle atop a rectangle so that the diameter of the semicircle is equal to the width of the rectangle. What is the area of the largest possible Norman window with a perimeter of 31 feet? A =

  4. Calculus

    A rectangle in the first quadrant has one vertex as the origin, and other vertex on the curve y= -x^2 -2x +4. If the rectangle has one side lying on the x-axis, find the largest possible area of the rectangle.

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.