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Posted by **lindsay** on Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 7:28pm.

a. volume of the wood used in making the box.

b. the capacity of the box, given that the cover is full length and full width

c. The interior surface area if the box is left open

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**Damon**, Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 7:37pmI assume the height of 4 cm includes the cover

outside box is 6 x 5 x 4

inside it is 4 x 3 x 2

volume outside = 120

volume inside = 24 (b)

so volume wood = 120 - 24 = 96 (a)

length = 4

width = 3

depth = 2 -1 for cover = 1

so area bottom inside = 4*3 = 12

area sides = 2*4*1 = 8

area ends = 2 *3 * 1 = 6

so

12 + 8 + 6 = 26

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