Optimization:A family wants to build a fence in their backyard for their dogs. If they can only afford to buy 150 meters of fencing, what are the dimensions of the fence that will give Charlie and Linus the most amount of room to play? This fence must be a rectangle and one of the sides of the enclosed space will be next to the house, so they only need fencing along three sides of the rectangle.

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Asked Oct 30, 2019

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A family wants to build a fence in their backyard for their dogs. If they can only afford to buy 150 meters of fencing, what are the dimensions of the fence that will give Charlie and Linus the most amount of room to play? This fence must be a rectangle and one of the sides of the enclosed space will be next to the house, so they only need fencing along three sides of the rectangle. 

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The family wants to build the fence in the shape of rectangle for their dogs.
But one of the sides of the enclosed space will be next to the house. So, they need fencing along
the three sides of the rectangle
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The family wants to build the fence in the shape of rectangle for their dogs. But one of the sides of the enclosed space will be next to the house. So, they need fencing along the three sides of the rectangle

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