Darrel J.

asked • 11/19/21

You are building 5 identical pens next to each other. What dimensions minimize the amount of fencing if you want each area small area to be 375 square feet

You are building 5 identical pens next to each other. What dimensions minimize the amount of fencing if you want each area small area to be 375 square feet.

Any help would be amazing

Paul M.

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The answer depends on what you mean by "next to each other". Do you mean that the pens share one wall? Or do you mean some other arrangement?
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11/19/21

Darrel J.

it is a rectangle with 5 compartments
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11/19/21

Mark M.

What dimensions of what? The entire length? Each width? This is a very poorly written exercise.
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11/20/21

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