Posted by **To Ms. Sue ** on Thursday, January 13, 2011 at 10:27pm.

mr. m has an 8 inch by 11 inch sheet of paper. He created a box by cutting congruent squares from each corner.The base of his box is 54 square inches.How much did he cut from each corner. (algebraic solutions only)

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, January 13, 2011 at 10:33pm
I'm sorry, but I'm not a math tutor. My skills stop at about 7th grade.

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**Soledad Jose-Dilao, Ed. D. et al**, Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 9:24pm
An open box is to be made from a rectangular piece of tin 12 inches long and 10 inches wide by cutting pieces of x-inch square from each corner and bending up the sides.

a. Find a formula that expresses the volume V of the box as a function of x.

b. Find the domain of the function.

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