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Posted by **marcus** on Saturday, March 21, 2009 at 5:13am.

- math.....need help -
**drwls**, Saturday, March 21, 2009 at 6:54amMore information is needed to come up with a unique set of Length/Width dimensions. The area of the base must be 50 square inches, since the side height of the box is 2 inches.

(L-2)(W-2) = 50

The smallest rectangle that will do the job is a square, with L = W.

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