# Mary wants to build a fence around a rectangular area for a garden. She has 150 ft of fencing and she wants to leave 10 ft opening on side for a gate. In order to make a area of the

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1. ## Mathematics

Mary wants to build a fence around a rectangular area for a garden. She has 150 ft of fencing and she wants to leave 10 ft opening on side for a gate. In order to make a area of the garden. A maximum what should the dimensions of the garden will be?
2. ## engineering mathematics 1

your father wants to fence a rectangular area in your backyard for a garden. one side of the garden is along rhe edgeof the yard is already fenced, so you only need to build a new fence along the other 3 sides of rectangle. if you have 80 meter of fencing
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3) You are fencing a rectangular puppy kennel with 25 ft of fence. The side of the kennel against your house does not need a fence. This side is 9 ft long. Find the dimensions of the kennel. 4) A gardener is planning a rectangular garden area in a
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mary wants to build a fence around her rectangular garden. it is 10m wide and 15m long. how much fencing does she need to buy
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suppose im trying to build a rectangular garden but I only have 24 meters of fence to use. so what is the largest area I can make my rectangular garden? please help I don't get it! I have to use the USE format and I don't get the question can you just
6. ## Algebra

a farmer wants to build a rectangular garden with a river as one side.what is the area of the biggest garden that he can fence with 220 meters of fencing materials?
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1. A gardener has 140 feet of fencing to fence in a rectangular vegetable garden. Find the dimensions of the largest area he can fence. Find the possible rectangular area he can enclose. 2. Suppose a farmer has a large piece of land and he wants to make a
8. ## Geometry

Harris is planting a rectangular garden with an area of 48 square feet . He is also putting a fence around his garden . How should hr arrange his garden so he can buy the least amount of fence?
9. ## word problems

harris is planting a rectangular garden with an area of 24 square. he is also putting a fence around his garden. how should he arrange his garden so he can buy the least amount of fence possible?
10. ## 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
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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?
12. ## 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?
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Charles wants to build a vegetable garden such that three sides of the garden are fenced and the fourth side of the garden will be the existing back fence. He has 30 feet of fencing available. Find the dimensions of the garden that will produce the maximum
14. ## Math

You want to build a garden around your garden. One side borders your house so it does not need a fence. If you only have 50m of fencing what dimensions should you make your garden in order to maximize the area?
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Mrs Harvey Wants To Put a 50 m Long Fence around Her Rectangular Garden. She Only Needs To Fence In 3 Sides Because The Other Side Is Alongside Her House. y=length x=width (a) Write an Expression For y In Terms of x (b) Write an Expression For The Area ( A
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Mrs Harvey Wants To Put a 50 m Long Fence around Her Rectangular Garden. She Only Needs To Fence In 3 Sides Because The Other Side Is Alongside Her House. (a) Write an Expression For y In Terms of x (b) Write an Expression For The Area ( A ) Of The Garden
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srry. the question was I have a rectangular garden and I only have 24 meters of fence to go around it. so what is the largest area I can make the rectangular garden. thanks for your time and sorry for bothering! I just need help to figure this out.
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Maria’s garden has 24 meters of fence and she wants to fence the rectangular garden with wall on one side of the garden. She needs no fence along the wall side. Find the largest area of the Maria’s farm that can be fenced.
19. ## 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.
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A rectangular garden is surrounded by a roll of chicken wire fencing to keep out the rabbits. The dimensions of the garden are 2.6 m by 5.1 m. The area enclosed by the fence is ______ square metres. The length of the fence is ____ m. The following year the
21. ## Maath:)

Sam is going to plant a rectangular flower garden next to his house. There will be a fence on three sides of the garden( fencing is not necessary along the houe). The area of the garden is to be 1,000sq. ft., and he has 90 feet of fencing available.
22. ## Math Algebra 2

A rectangular garden is fenced on three sides with a wall forming the fourth side. the total length of the fence is 70m. the area if the garden is 600m^2. find the dimensions of the garden.
23. ## 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?
24. ## Math

Justin wants to use 188 ft of fencing to fence off the greatest possible rectangular area for a garden. What dimensions should he use? What will be the area of the garden? ~ A. 89 ´ 99 ; 8811 ft B. 92 ´ 96 ; 8832 ft C. 94 ´ 94 ; 8836 ft D. 93 ´ 95 ;
25. ## pre algreaba

Justin wants to use 188 ft of fencing to fence off the greatest possible rectangular area for a garden. What dimensions should he use? What will be the area of the garden?
26. ## algebra

A rectangular garden is fenced on thee sides with a wall forming the fourth side. The total length of the fence is 70m. The area of the garden is 600m^2. Find the dimensions of the garden.
27. ## Pre-Algerbra

Someone help explain? Justin wants to use 188 ft of fencing to fence off the greatest possible rectangular area for a garden. What dimensions should he use? What will be the area of the garden? ~ A. 89 ´ 99 ; 8811 ft B. 92 ´ 96 ; 8832 ft C. 94 ´ 94 ;
28. ## Algebra

Suppose you want to enclose a rectangular garden plot against a house using fencing on three sides, as shown at the left. Assume you have 50 ft. of fencing material and want to create a garden with an area of 150 ft². A. Let w = the width. Write an
29. ## math: optimising

I cant figure out this homework question! I need to use optimisation to find the answer but I cant work it out :( There is a rectangular garden which is in need of fencing. Three sides of the 30m wide garden are already fenced. You own an additional 20m of
30. ## pre-algebra

Justin wants to use 376 ft of fencing to fence off the greatest possible rectangular area for a garden. What dimensions should he use? What will be the area of the garden? A. 89 x 99; 8811 ft B. 92 x 96; 8832 ft C. 94 x 94; 8836 ft D. 93 x 95; 8835 ft
31. ## Math

Madison has 48 ft of fence with which to fence in a rectangular garden. What is the maximum area she can enclose?
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phyllis wants to fence in a rectangular garden with maximum area. she has 22 feet of fence. all the lengths of the sides of her garden must be whole numbers of feet. what is the best choice available to phyllis for the side lengths of her garden? Why?
33. ## Calculus 1

Rick has 1200 feet of fence that he wants to use to enclose a rectangular garden. Find the maximum area the garden can have.
34. ## Algebra

a rectangular garden is located adjacent to a house the family needs to fence in the garden the family wants three side because one side is up against the house the length is 5 meters longer than the width and the area of the garden is 204 square meters
35. ## Math

Kate wants to build a fence around her garden to prevent rabbits from eating her vegetables. The rabbit fencing costs \$7.50 per metre. How much will it cost to enclose a square garden with an area of 144 m2?
36. ## 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.
37. ## math

Jim is putting up fence posts around a rectangular garden. He used 50 posts and placed them 2 feet apart. The length of the garden is 30 feet. What is the perimeter of the garden? What is the area of the garden? thanks
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A landscape architect wished to enclose a rectangular garden on one side by a brick wall costing \$30/ft and on the other three sides by a metal fence costing \$10/ft. If the area of the garden is 42 square feet, find the dimensions of the garden that
39. ## Math - just need answer checked

Miss B. built a vegetable garden in her backyard. Her rectangular garden was 11m by 9m. Every morning she would notice carrots missing from her garden! In order to keep Bugs Bunny from eating all her carrots, she built a fence surrounding them. This fence

Miss B. built a vegetable garden in her backyard. Her rectangular garden was 11m by 9m. Every morning she would notice carrots missing from her garden! In order to keep Bugs Bunny from eating all her carrots, she built a fence surrounding them. This fence
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Nancy Tobey planted a vegetable garden in the backyard. However, the deer and raccoons have been stealing all the vegetables. She asked John to fence in the garden. The rectangular garden measures 8 feet by 15 feet. How many feet of fence should John
42. ## Calculus

A landscape architect wished to enclose a rectangular garden on one side by a brick wall costing \$60/ft and on the other three sides by a metal fence costing \$50/ft. If the area of the garden is 102 square feet, find the dimensions of the garden that
43. ## Math

Amandeep decides to grow a vegetable garden. She wants to make it 10.1m long and 4.2m wide. She is worried about rabbits eating from her garden so she builds a fence around it. The fence will be 11.2m long and 5m wide. What is the area between the fence
44. ## Intermediate algebra, concepts and graphs

A garden is in the shape of a square with perimeter of 32 feet. The garden is surrounded by two fences. One fence is around the perimeter of the garden, whereas the second fence is two feet from the first fence on the outside. If the material used to build
45. ## 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
46. ## 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
47. ## Math

A rectangular plot of land that has an area of 1200 sq. ft, will hold a rectangular garden whose length is 8' more than twice the width, and will be bordered by a 3' wide sidewalk for pedestrians. Write a function that describes the area of the garden with
48. ## 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?
49. ## 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?
50. ## math

Mary wants to build a fence in the yard to keep her dog from running away. She only has 60 feet of fencing. If she wants to create a rectangular space that has a length that is twice as long as the width. How long is each side of the rectangular space?
51. ## Math

The area of Mike's rectangular garden is 360 feet the garden is 12 feet wide what is the length of fencing mike need to buy in order to fence in the garden completely on all four sides
52. ## Math: Optimising

cant figure out this homework question! I need to use optimisation to find the answer but I cant work it out :( There is a rectangular garden which is in need of fencing. Three sides of the 30m wide garden are already fenced. You own an additional 20m of
53. ## Math

I need help with this.The question is Fedinand has a rectangular square garden.The garden is 7 1/2 feet wide.The area of the garden is 150 square feet.What is the length of Ferdinand's garden?Write the division needed for this problem.Do not solve.
54. ## algebra

A gardener has 120 ft of fencing to fence in a rectangular garden. one side of the garden is bordered by a river and so it does not need any fencing. a. what dimensions would guarantee a garden with an area of 1350 ft ^2 b. what dimensions would guarantee
55. ## Math

A gardener has 120 ft of fencing to fence in a rectangular garden. one side of the garden is bordered by a river and so it does not need any fencing. 1. what dimensions would guarantee a garden with an area of 1350 ft^2? 2. What dimensions would guarantee
56. ## math

The length of rectangular garden 5m longer than its breadth . If the perimeter is 150 than find its area of garden
57. ## Mathematics

A landscape architect wants to maximise the area of a herbal garden. The fence around the perimeter of the area must be 60 metres long. The optimal width of the rectangular area is ?
58. ## Mathematics

A landscape architect wants to maximise the area of a herbal garden. The fence around the perimeter of the area must be 60 metres long. The optimal width of the rectangular area is ?
59. ## 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
60. ## 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.)
61. ## Algbera

Afarmer decides to enclose a rectangular garden, using the side of a barn as one side of the rectangle. Wht 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.
62. ## Algebra

Word Problems: 1. A farmer has 2400 feet of fencing and wants to fence off a rectangular field that borders a straight river. If he needs no fence along the river, what are the dimensions of the field that he can fence with the largest area? Find the area
63. ## Maths

John was building a fence around a rectangular garden that was 6 meters long and 4 meters wide. What is the perimeter and area of the garden?
64. ## 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.
65. ## Grade 12 Calculus and Vectors

A homeowner wants to enclose a rectangular garden with fencing The garden will be adjacent to his neighbours lot. There will be fencing on all four sides. His neighbour will be paying for half of the shared fence. What should the dimensions of the garden
66. ## 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?
67. ## Pre-Calculus

A rectangular garden with an area of 250 square meters is to be located next to a building and fenced on three sides, with the building acting as a fence on the fourth side. Let x be the length of the side parallel to the building. 1. Find T(x), the total
68. ## 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
69. ## 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 a table showing the
70. ## Math

Suppose you have 36 yards of fencing to build a fence around a rectangular backyard garden. The width is 18 yards less than twice the length. Find the length and width of this garden.
71. ## Algebra

We are studying quadratic functions. Suppose you have 80 feet of fence to enclose a rectangular garden. The function A= 40x-x2 gives you the area of the garden in square feet where x is the width in feet. What width gives you the maximum gardening area?
72. ## 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 this given area? The maximum
73. ## Maths

Chris wants to put a concrete path and a fence around his rectangular garden. The concrete path will be 1 meter wide and the fence will go around the edge of the path. The garden itself measures 5 meters by 8 meters. A)Calculate the perimeter of the fence.
74. ## Algebra

You are planning to build a walkway that surrounds a rectangular garden that is 10ft by 9ft. The width of the walkway around the garden is unknown, but it will be the same on every side. a)what is the perimeter of the walkway along the outer edge ? b) what

suppose you are building a fence for a garden in your yard. your yard is 50 ft wide and has an area of 500 square ft. your father has 88 feet of garden fencing,so your garden has to have a perimeter of 88 ft. how big an area would you set aside for your
76. ## Calculus

ABC Daycare wants to build a fence to enclose a rectangular playground. The area of the playground is 900 square feet. The fence along three of the sides costs \$5 per foot and the fence along the fourth side, which will be made of brick, costs \$10 per
77. ## Algebra 1

A local citizen wants to fence a rectangular community garden. The length of the garden should be at least 110 ft and the distance around should be no more than 380 ft. What system of inequalities would represent the possible dimensions of the garden?
78. ## Math

Jose decided to make a vegetable garden in his rectangular backyard. The garden will be 25 ft. long and 12 ft wide. how many feet of fencing material will he need to surround the garden with a fence?

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
80. ## 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
81. ## Math

A rose garden is designed by joining a rectangle and a semicircle, as shown below. The rectangle is 29ft long and 17ft wide. If the gardener wants to build a fence around the garden, how many feet of fence are required? (Use the value 3.14 for pi, and do
82. ## algebra

Mike's family wants to build a rectangular fenced backyard area for their dog. They have a 20-meter length of wire fence and four posts. They can also use the 20-meter straight length of the back of their house as a side of the enclosure, but the fence
83. ## Math

Need to build a rectangular garden on an area of 8,000 sf. What are the dimensions?
84. ## college algebra word problem

Here's the problem I was asked: You are visiting your parents on a farm. They have asked you to design a small rectangular-shaped vegetable garden along an existing wall in their backyard. They wish to surround it with a small fence to protect their plants
85. ## 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?
86. ## optimization calcus

A rectangular rose garden will be surrounded by a brick wall on three sides and by a fence on the fourth side. The area of the garden will be 1000m^2. The cost of the brick wall is \$192/m. The cost of the fencing is \$48/m. Find the dimensions of the garden
87. ## Math

A school wants to build a fence to enclose a rectangular 4-sided playground of 144m^2. What is the min cost for a fence if it costs \$5.70 per meter of fencing? 2. The principal checks the budget an sees that only \$228 is available for the purchase of
88. ## College Algebra

A gardener wants to fence in her plot in two equal rectangular sections. If she has 120 yards of fence and the area of the entire plot is 384 yd 2, find the possible dimensions in yards of the garden.
89. ## Calculus 1

You have 4L feet of fence to make a rectangular vegetable garden alongside the wall of your house, where L is a positive constant. The wall of the house bounds one side of the vegetable garden. What is the largest possible area for the vegetable garden?
90. ## Calculus 1

You have 8L feet of fence to make a rectangular vegetable garden alongside the wall of your house, where L is a positive constant. The wall of the house bounds one side of the vegetable garden. What is the largest possible area for the vegetable garden?
91. ## Math

This is for grade 11 math, under quadratic extrema and roots. Fred and Ginger have 24 m of fencing to enclose a garden at the back of their house. From the pictures you can see (shows a large rectangle for the house, with a smaller one attached on the
92. ## Math

A gardner plans to build a fence around his 24 by 12 foot rectangular vegetable garden. fencing for the garden can be purchased in 50 foot, 75 foot, or 100 foot rolls. which roll of fencing should the gardner buy

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
94. ## maths

Chris wants to put a concrete path and a fence around his rectangular garden. The concrete path will be 1 meter wide and the fence will go around the edge of the path.The garden itself measures 5 meters by 8 meters. A)calculate the perimeter of the fence
95. ## math

zack is planning to make a flower garden he has 24 one yard sections of fence that he plans to place around garden he wants the garden to be aas long as possible what longest length he can use for the garden how wide will the garden be is this area
96. ## Math

Please show me how to set this up: A local citizen wants to fence a rectangular community garden. The length of the garden should be at least 110ft., and the distance around should be no more than 380ft. Write a system of inequalities that models the
97. ## Algebra

A rectangular garden is fenced on three sides with wall forming the fourth side. The total length of the fence is 120m. The ares of the garden is 1600 m(squared). Find the dimensions of the garden.
98. ## 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 wide should he build
99. ## Math

Chris wants to build a fence around his square garden. The garden measures 6 feet on each side. How many fencing material does he need?
100. ## 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