John has 300 feet of lumber to frame a rectangular patio (the perimeter of a rectangle is 2 times length plus 2 time width) He wants to maximize the area of his patio (area of a rectangle is length times width). What should the dimensions of the patio be?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 9, 2019, 6:00 pm ad1c9bdddf
assume the lengh of the patio is a and width is b, then we ...
The area of a rectangle is maximized. The solution is detailed and well presented.