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## Homework Statement

A rectangular parking lot is to be placed with one side along a building where no fence is required. If 1000 yards of wire are available for fencing the other 3 sides of the lot, what

is the maximum area the lot may have, and what are the dimensions of the lot of a maximum area?

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## The Attempt at a Solution

i used my graphing calculator to figure out the equation or at least what i think is the equation -x² +1000, i think you have t subtract something because you dont need one side but im not sure what you subtract, maybe its -250 since its 1/4 of it, im not sure