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Posted by **sarah** on Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 3:40am.

if the crate is to have square ends of side x feet, express the outer volume V as a function of x (disregard the thickness of the lumber)

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**Steve**, Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 10:04amV = x^2 * y

where 8x + 4y = 24

so, y = 6-2x

V = x^2 (6-2x)

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