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Posted by **mich** on Saturday, August 13, 2011 at 12:53pm.

A box is constructed from a square piece of metal that

is 20 inches on a side.

(a) If the square corners of length x are cut out, write

a polynomial that gives the volume of the box.

(b) Evaluate the polynomial when inches.

(c) Factor out the greatest common factor for this

polynomial expression.

- algebra -
**bobpursley**, Saturday, August 13, 2011 at 2:19pmwhat shape is the box? Is it a square box, of height x? Or is it a cube? Does it have a lid, or is it open?

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