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Posted by Brian on Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 11:45pm.

Postal regulations specify that a parcel sent by priority mail may have a combined length and girth of no more than 96 in. Find the dimensions of a rectangular package that has a square cross section and the largest volume that may be sent via priority mail. Hint: The length plus the girth is 4x + h (see the figure below).

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