### Maximize Area

Maximize the area of a rectangle with a given perimeter. Vary the perimeter, base, and height of the rectangle and examine changes to the graph of the area.

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This lesson helps students discover the formula for the maximum area as well as see that graphically the maximum area of a rectangle always occurs at the vertex when plotting the base vs. area coordinates.

Designed For:  Algebra I, Algebra I, Algebra II

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