OpenStudy (anonymous):

What is the maximum possible area of a rectangle that sits inside a right angle triangle of height H and width W (the bottom corner of the rectangle sits in the right angle corner of the triangle).

5 years ago
OpenStudy (aravindg):

first step : draw the figure

5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

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5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

So far so good

5 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Is the question clear?

5 years ago
OpenStudy (aravindg):

yep :)

5 years ago
OpenStudy (shubhamsrg):

Let length of rectangle be x and breadth be y |dw:1359461862063:dw| We need to maximize Area,A = xy Okay, now consider this,

5 years ago