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Rectangular Enclosure A veterinarian uses 600 feet of chainlink fencing to enclose a rectangular region and to subdivide the region into two smaller rectangular regions by placing a fence parallel to one of the sides, as shown in the figure. a. Write the width as a function of the length b. Write the total area as a function of c. Find the dimensions that produce the greatest enclosed area. w w w

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Textbook: College Algebra
Edition: 7
Author: Richard N. Aufmann, Vernon C. Barker, Richard D. Nation
ISBN: 9781439048610

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