Posted by **NIKI** on Thursday, August 4, 2011 at 12:15pm.

A container company is tasked to make an open-top rectangular box with a square base. The box must have a volume of 108cm^(3). let the length of the sides of the square base be x cm and the height h cm.

(1) what value of x will produce the minimum outer surface area?

(2) What is the minimum surface area

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