MATH 209 Week 5 DQs
This file of MATH 209 Week 5 Discussion Questions shows the solutions to the following problems:
1. Please respond to one of the two Discussion Questions with 100-150 words.
A garden measuring 12 meters by 16 meters is to have a pedestrian pathway installed all around it, increasing the total area to 285 square meters. What will be the width of the pathway?
2. Please respond to one of the two Discussion Questions with 100-150 words.
A picture has a height that is 4/3 its width. It is to be enlarged to have an area of 192 square inches. What will be the dimensions of the enlargement?
3. Please respond to one of the two Integration Questions with 150-300 words.
A landscaping company placed two orders with a nursery. The first order was for 13 bushes and 4 trees, and totaled $487. The second order was for 6 bushes and 2 trees, and totaled $232. The bill does not list the per-item price. What is the cost of one bush and of one tree?