Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Perimeter maximization

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    An architect is designing an office building that is 120 feet by 72 feet. The architect wishes to use prefabricated rectangular panels to construct the outside walls. If the same size panels are to be used on all sides of the building what is the widest panel that can be used? Explain your reasoning.

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com February 24, 2021, 2:06 pm ad1c9bdddf
    https://brainmass.com/math/optimization/perimeter-maximization-prefabricated-building-panels-2219

    Solution Preview

    building area = 120 feet * 72 feet
    GCD of 120 ,72 is 24 feet.
    This will be ...

    Solution Summary

    This shows how to determine the size of prefabricated building panels for a given situation.

    $2.19

    ADVERTISEMENT