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An animal shelter has 160 feet of fencing to enclose two adjacent rectangular playpen
areas for dogs. What dimensions should be used so the enclosed area will be a maximum?

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Step 1

Sketch the adjacent rectangular playpen areas for dogs as shown below.

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Step 2

Find the perimeter of the playpen areas for dogs and solve the above equation for x is.

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Step 3

Substitute the values for x and y in...

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