Posted by **luckybee** on Friday, June 29, 2012 at 1:08pm.

A manufacturer wants to package samples of a product in a box with a square base. the package is to have a volume of 100 cubic centimeters. what is the func that will describe the surface area of the box S(x) in ters of the length of a side of the base, X?

MY Solution: S(x)= 2X^2 + 400/X

is this correct

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**Steve**, Friday, June 29, 2012 at 4:33pm
that's what I get, too

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