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Pre Calc
an open box is to be formed by cutting squares from a square sheet of metal that is 10 cm on a side and then folding up the sides. What i the maximum volume of the box?
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 8:32pm by Rusty Wallace

Pre Cal
find the surface area of a box of hieght h whose base dimensions are p and q, and that satisfies either one of the following conditions: a) the box is closed. b) the box has an open top. c) the box has an open top and a square base.
Sunday, July 24, 2011 at 5:20pm by Ashley

Math
The length of a piece of cardboard is two inches more than its width. an open box is formed by cutting out 4 inch squares from each corner and folding the sides. If the volume of the box is 672 cubic inches, find the dimensions.
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 11:34pm by Khelany

pre-calc
Is this a closed box, or an open box? Assuming open box. dimension of material= ((x+2)*2+x ) d=3x+4 but x^3=200 x=cubrt 200 size oriainal material: 3cubrt200+4 along each side.
Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 7:54pm by bobpursley

PRE-CALCULUS
AN OPEN BOX IS FORMED BY CUTTING SQUARES OUT OF A PIECE OF CARDBOARD THAT IS 16 FT BY 19 FT AND FOLDING UP THE FLAPS. WHAT SIZE CORNER SQUARES SHOULD BE CUT TO YEILD A BOX THAT HAS A VOLUME OF 175 CUBIC FEET
Sunday, September 6, 2009 at 12:31pm by ASHLEY

Pre Cal
An open box is formed from an 80cm by 80cm peice of metal by cutting four identical squares from teh corners adn folding up the sides. Express the volume of the box in terms of x. Then describe how you could find the maximum possible volume.
Saturday, January 9, 2010 at 5:50pm by Jen

aljebra math
mandy used a square card board to make an open box by cutting small squares from its corners and then bending the sides.The lenght of the side of the the card board used 60cm.question How would you represent the lenght of the sideof the box formed
Friday, June 10, 2011 at 10:20am by rowena

calculus
An open box is to be made from a flat piece of material 18 inches long and 5 inches wide by cutting equal squares of length xfrom the corners and folding up the sides. Write the volume Vof the box as a function of x. Leave it as a product of factors, do not multiply out the ...
Wednesday, April 14, 2010 at 1:14am by Julie

Precalculus
An open box is to be formed from a square sheet of carboard (square is 10x10 cm) by cutting squares and then folding up the sides. (the squares cut off are just the corners as they are labeles as an x by x). A) Find a function for the volume of the box. State the domain of ...
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 6:30pm by Sam

Precalculus
An open box is to be formed from a square sheet of carboard (square is 10x10 cm) by cutting squares and then folding up the sides. (the squares cut off are just the corners as they are labeles as an x by x). A) Find a function for the volume of the box. State the domain of ...
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 7:12pm by Sam

pre-calculus
An open box is to be made from a flat piece of material 18 inches long and 5 inches wide by cutting equal squares of length xfrom the corners and folding up the sides. Write the volume Vof the box as a function of x. Leave it as a product of factors, do not multiply out the ...
Friday, September 18, 2009 at 3:00am by Julie

maths --plse help me..
THE VOLUME OF A CYLINDER IS 48.125cm cube , WHICH IS FORMED BY ROLLING A RECTANGULAR PAPER SHEET ALONG THE LENTH OF THE PAPER . IF A CUBOIDAL BOX ( WITHOUT ANY LID i.e , OPEN AT THE TOP ) IS MADE FROM THE SAME SHEET OF PAPER BY CUTTING OUT THE SQURE OF SIDE 0.5 cm FROM EACH OF...
Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 8:58am by Anonymous

maths-urgently needed
The volume of a cylinder is 48.125 cm3, which is formed by rolling a rectangular paper sheet along the length of the paper. If cuboidal box (without any lid i.e., open at the top) is made from the same sheet of paper by cutting out the square of side 0.5 cm from each of the ...
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 12:24pm by Anonymous

math
A metalic sheet of rectangular shape with 48m*36m from each of it corner a square is cut off so as to make an open box. if length of each square length is 8m find the volume of the open box ????
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 11:05am by TUHITUHI

maths
what is the volume of box if volume of cylinder is 48.125 cubic cm, which formed by rolling a rectangular paper sheet along the length of the paper. if a cuboidal box (open lid) made from the same sheet of paper by cutting out the four square of the side 0.5 cm from each of ...
Friday, December 21, 2012 at 12:54pm by omkar gangwar

MATH
Hi, Please help me find: V, a, and b. Ty An open box is to be made from a flat piece of material 8 inches long and 2 inches wide by cutting equal squares of length x from the corners and folding up the sides. Write the volume V of the box as a function of x. Leave it as a ...
Friday, January 24, 2014 at 5:10pm by MATH PLEASE HELP

calculus
A box with a square base and an open top is to have a volume of 68in^3 . Neglect the thickness of the material used to make the box, and find the dimensions of the box that would minimize the amount of material used. The width and length of the box are each ___ in. The height ...
Tuesday, March 30, 2010 at 12:14am by Haley

Math
From a 10-inch-by-19-inch piece of cardboard, 3-inch-square corners are cut out, as shown in the figure above, and the resulting flaps are folded up to form an open box. Find the surface area and volume of the open box
Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at 9:08am by Tory

ALGEBRA
DAmon you equaled them to zero that is not rightt An open-topped box can be made from a rectangular sheet of aluminum, an open-topped box can be made from a rectangular sheet of aluminum, with dimensions 40 cm by 25 cm, by cutting equal-sized squares from the four corners and ...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 8:29pm by rosaline

calc
an open box is to be made from a 4 ft by 5 ft piece of cardboard by cutting out squares of equals sizes with width x ft from the four corners and bending up the flaps to form sides.express the volume of the open box as a function of x what is the domain of the function
Friday, August 26, 2011 at 1:41am by natasha

Calculus
An OPEN box has a square base and a volume of 108 cubic inches and is constructed from a tin sheet. Find the dimensions of the box, assuming a minimum amount of material is used in it's construction. HINT: the goal is to minimize the surface are of the OPEN box; this is the ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 12:19am by Jennifer

math
An open box is to be made from a flat piece of material 18 inches long and 2 inches wide by cutting equal squares of length xfrom the corners and folding up the sides. Write the volume Vof the box as a function of x. Leave it as a product of factors, do not multiply out the ...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 at 3:13pm by Jin

calculus
An open box is to be made. This box is to have a bottom and four sides, but no top. The box is to be made from paper that is 7" by 12". Maximize the volume and find the height.
Wednesday, September 9, 2009 at 10:34pm by calculus

algebra
have 50 sq ft of material to make an open top box with a square base. a) use formula for surface area to express the height h of the box in terms of x. b) find the dimensions of the box that will produce the maximum volume.
Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 12:36pm by Sejul

math
The length of an open-top box is 4 cm longer than its width. The box was made from a 480-cm^2 rectangular sheet of material with 6cm by 6cm squares cut from each corner. The height of the box is 6cm. Find the dimensions of the box. Please show me in detail how to set this up ...
Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 6:05pm by Jane

Math
An open box with a square base is to bemade to organize items in the trunk of a car. It is planned to use an area of 16m square of flexible plastic forthis box. What are the dimensions of the box for max volume?
Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 7:05pm by dd

algebra
Open-top box. Thomas is going to make an open-top box by cutting equal squares from the four corners of an 11 inch by 14 inch sheet of cardboard and folding up the sides. If the area of the base is to be 80 square inches, then what size square should be cut from each corner?
Thursday, October 8, 2009 at 2:20pm by genevive

calculus
An open box is to be made out of a 8-inch by 14-inch piece of cardboard by cutting out squares of equal size from the four corners and bending up the sides. Find the dimensions of the resulting box that has the largest volume. Dimensions of the bottom of the box: Height of the...
Friday, April 20, 2012 at 11:32pm by casidhe

Calculus
An open top box is made by cutting congruent squares from the corners of a 12 inch by 9 inch sheet of cardboard and then folding the sides up to create the box. What are the dimensions of the box which contains the largest volume?
Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 7:32pm by Chris

algebra
what 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?
Saturday, August 13, 2011 at 12:53pm by bobpursley

Pre-calc
A cardboard box with an open top and a square bottom is to have a volume of 45 ft3 . Use a table utility to determine the dimensions of the box to the nearest 0.1 foot that will minimize the amount of cardboard used to construct the box.
Sunday, September 26, 2010 at 3:54pm by Julie

geometry
a closed box of uniform thickness is made of wood 1cm thick. Its extenal dimensions are 6cm and 5 cm by 4 cm. Find the 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 ...
Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 7:28pm by lindsay

math
Answer by factoring a quadratic equation. The length of an open-top box is 4 cm longer than its width. The box was made from a 480-cm^2 rectangular sheet of material with 6cm by 6cm squares cut from each corner. The height of the box is 6cm. Find the dimensions of the box. ...
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at 7:03pm by Jane

Essential Mathematics 2
6cm, 5cm, 3cm This formula for the surface area is for an open box with length L and width W: S.A.(open)= (LW)+2(HL)+2(HW) For a closed box, it would be: S.A.(closed)= 2(LW+HL+HW) You would do: 2(5x6)+2(5x3)+2(6x3)=?
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 2:29pm by MathMate

math
a cubical wooden box of internal edge 1m is made of 5cm thick wood.The box is open at the top . if the wood costs Rs. 9600 per cubic metre, find the cost of the wood required to make the box?
Saturday, September 11, 2010 at 8:11am by shiv

Calculus
I actually have two questions: 4. An open box is to be made from a rectangular piece of material 3m by 2m by cutting a congruent square from each corner and folding up the sides. What are the dimensions of the box of the largest volume made this way, and what is the volume? 5...
Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at 9:17pm by Anonymous

Calc
A rectangular box, with a square base and open at the top is to be constructed. If the volume of the box needs to be 108 cubic feet, what is the minimum surface area?
Sunday, January 23, 2011 at 12:09am by Erica

algebra 2
you can make an open box from a piece of flat cardboard. First cut congruent squares from the four corners of the cardboard. Then fold and tape the sides. let x equal the side of each congruent squares as x increases so does the depth of the box the useable area of the ...
Saturday, October 29, 2011 at 6:51pm by herry

solid mensuration
If a match box has inside dimensions of 2 in. by 1 in. by 5/8 in., find the useful capacity of the box. The cover is made with open ends so that the box can slide into it, the fit being snug. If the match box and cover are made of thin slices of wood 1/22 in. thick, find the...
Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 7:48am by xzknij

Calculus
A box with a square base and open top must have a volume of 4,000 cm3. Find the dimensions of the box that minimize the amount of material used.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 10:03pm by Anna

Physics
An open box with a square base (see figure) is to be constructed from 160 square inches of material. The height of the box is 3 inches. What are the dimensions of the box? (Hint: The surface area is S = x2 + 4xh.) 1 . in. (length) 2 . in. (width) 3 . in. (height)
Monday, September 3, 2012 at 6:57pm by Kristi

Math
A piece of cardboard has a length of 60cm and a width of 40cm. In order to make the cardboard into an open box, a box with no lid), a piece of length x must be cut out of each corner. Write an equation to represent each dimension of the box.
Tuesday, July 26, 2011 at 12:28pm by Kate

Math
An open box is to be made from a 11 inch by 11 inch piece of cardboad. this box is constructed by cutting squares that measure x inches on each side from the corners of the cardboard and turning up the sides. Use a graphical calculator to find the height of the box that yields...
Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 2:18pm by Des

Calculus
An open top box with a square base is to have a volume of exactly 500 cubic inches. Find the dimensions of the box that can be made with the smallest amount of materials.
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 2:42pm by Anom

calculus
A box of rectangular base and an open top has a surface area 600 cm2. If the height of the box is equal to its width, find the dimensions that give a maximum volume.
Monday, January 14, 2013 at 10:20pm by ayah

calc
If an open box has a square base and a volume of 91 in.3 and is constructed from a tin sheet, find the dimensions of the box, assuming a minimum amount of material is used in its construction.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 9:16pm by Anonymous

math
A box with an open top has vertical sides, a square bottom, and a volume of 256 cubic meters. If the box has the least possible surface area, find its dimensions.
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 4:20pm by kitor

homework
please help me with this...a box with a square base and an open top must have a volume of 32,000 cm^3. find the dimesinions for the box that minimize the amount of material used.
Saturday, November 13, 2010 at 5:34pm by stela

Math
i have a piece of paper 22 in. long and 16 in. wide. i cut a 2 in. x 2 in. square from each corner. i then folds up the sides and forms a box with an open top. what is the volume of this box?
Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 9:03pm by Damien

Pre-Calc
An open box is formed by cutting squares out of a piece of cardboard that is 22 ft by 27 ft and folding up the flaps. What size corner squares should be cut to yield a box that has a volume of less than 235 cubic feet? I know that the size corner squares are .42 and 9.46. My ...
Thursday, September 24, 2009 at 11:33pm by MUFFY

physics
A box, open at the top, in form of a cube of edge length 40 cm, is constructed from a metal plate. Find the coordinates of the center of mass of the box with respect to x, y, and z coordinate system.
Monday, October 10, 2011 at 6:39pm by Karl

Pre-Cal
I have a piece of paper 22 in. long and 16 in. wide. I cut a 7 in. x 7 in. square from each corner. I then fold up the sides and form a box with an open top. What is the volume of this box?
Monday, February 6, 2012 at 11:29am by Lauren

MATH
A box with an open top has vertical sides, a square bottom, and a volume of 4 cubic meters. If the box has the least possible surface area, find its dimensions. Length of base= Height=
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 7:15pm by Jim

Calc- Urgent Please
An open box (has a bottom but no top) needs to be constructed which has a volume of 500 cu. in. The bottom of the box is to be a square. Let x be one of the sides of the bottom. Express the area of the four sides and bottom of box as a function of x alone. What value of x will...
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 5:13pm by CMM

calculus
An open box of maximum volume is to be made from a square piece of cardboard, 24 inches on each side, by cutting equal squares from the corners and turning up the sides to make the box. (a) Express the volume V of the box as a function of x, where x is edge length of the ...
Sunday, March 27, 2011 at 5:39pm by Anonymous

CALC
If 1700 square centimeters of material is available to make a box with a square base and an open top, find the largest possible volume of the box.
Saturday, May 29, 2010 at 8:35pm by Adam

math
If 507 square centimeters of material is available to make a box with a square base and an open top, find the largest possible volume of the box.
Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 4:59pm by Anonymous

Calculus -- HELP!
If 1200 square centimeters of material is available to make a box with a square base and open top, find the largest possible volume of the box.
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 3:49pm by Suzy

calculus-max & min
an open box with a square base is to be constructed from 48 square inches of material. What dimensions will produce a box with maximum volume?
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 9:48pm by Pat

calculus
A rectangular box is to be constructed from two different materials. The box will have a square base and open top. The material for the bottom costs $4.25/m2. The material for the sides costs $2.50/m2. Find the dimensions of the box with the largest volume if the budget is $...
Saturday, April 9, 2011 at 7:58pm by j

Algebra
A box with no top is to be constructed from a piece of cardboard whose length measures 6 inch more than its width. The box is to be formed by cutting squares that measure 2 inches on each side from the four corners an then folding up the sides. If the volume of the box will be...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 8:28am by T H

Calculus
Q. An open-top box with a square base is to have a volume of 62.5 square inches. What dimensions will yield the box of minimum surface area? I am getting 5" by 2.5" but not sure.
Saturday, March 3, 2012 at 2:09pm by Casey

math
an open-topped box can be made from a rectangular sheet of aluminum, with dimensions 40 cm by 25 cm, by cutting equal-sized squares from the four corners and folding up the sides. Declare your variables and write a function to calculate the volume of a box that can be formed. ...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 7:59pm by Anonymous

pre-calc
"An open gift box is to be made from a square piece of material by cutting 2 centimeter squares from each corner and turning up the sides. The volume of the finished gift box is to be 200 cubic centimeters. Find the size of the original piece of material." The sides of the box...
Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 7:54pm by kari

PRECAL
The volume of an open-top box is given by V(x)= 8x(6-x)(12-x) a) Give the domain for x. b) Find the x that maximizes the volume for the box? c) What is the maximum volume in cubic inches?
Tuesday, September 22, 2009 at 8:23pm by Anonymous

ANALYSIS
HELP! The volume of an open-top box is given by V(x)= 8x(6-x)(12-x) a) Give the domain for x. b) Find the x that maximizes the volume for the box? c) What is the maximum volume in cubic inches?
Tuesday, September 22, 2009 at 9:10pm by Anonymous

math
an open box is to be made from a square piece,of material 24cm on a side by cutting equal squares from each cover and turning up the sides.express the volume of the box as a function of x.what is the domain of this function?
Monday, July 30, 2012 at 2:20am by aiza saclolo

Calculus-Applied Optimization Problem
If a total of 1900 square centimeters of material is to be used to make a box with a square base and an open top, find the largest possible volume of such a box.
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 5:09pm by Ashley

calculus
a rectangular piece of cardboard that measures 4 by 3 inches is to be formed into a rectangular box by cutting squares with length x from each corner and folding up sides. Find the volumes of the box in terms of x
Friday, October 16, 2009 at 9:48am by Amber

calculus
an open rectangular box is to be made from a piece of cardboard 8 inches wide and 8 inches long by cutting a square from each corner and bending up the sides. a. express the volume of the box as a function of the size x cutout
Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at 12:34am by ashley

Math
From an 8 inch by 10 inch rectangular sheet of paper, squares of equal size will be cut from each corner. The flaps will then be folded up to form an open-topped box. Find the maximum possible volume of the box.
Saturday, April 9, 2011 at 6:31pm by tammy

Calculus
If an open box has a square base and a volume of 106 in.3 and is constructed from a tin sheet, find the dimensions of the box, assuming a minimum amount of material is used in its construction. (Round your answers to two decimal places.) height in length in width in
Monday, April 4, 2011 at 9:30am by Josh

Math
If 1600 square centimeters of metal is available to make a box with a square base and an open top, find the largest possible volume of the box. Volume = ?
Monday, February 17, 2014 at 11:42am by Anonymous

math
Open boxes are being designed to hold mail for the post office. The boxes will be made to have the greatest possible volume. Each box will be made from a sheet of metal that measures 15 inches by 12 inches. They will be formed by cutting and removing a square from each corner...
Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 5:33pm by Frank

Math Calc
If 1500 square centimeters of material is available to make a box with a square base and an open top, find the largest possible volume of the box. Volume =
Sunday, April 5, 2009 at 2:29pm by Tim

math
A cardboard box manufacturer wishes to make open boxes from rectangular pieces of cardboard with dimensions 40 cm by 60 cm by cutting equal squares from the four corners and turning up the sides. Find the length of the side of the cut-out square so that the box has the largest...
Monday, July 25, 2011 at 10:06pm by Jeffrey

calculus
7. A cardboard box manufacturer wishes to make open boxes from rectangular pieces of cardboard with dimensions 40 cm by 60 cm by cutting equal squares from the four corners and turning up the sides. Find the length of the side of the cut-out square so that the box has the ...
Saturday, July 30, 2011 at 11:08am by Jeff

Math
A box with an open top is to be constructed from a rectangular piece of cardboard with dimensions 12 in by 12 in by cutting out equal squares of side x at each corner and then folding up the sides as in the figure. Express the volume V of the box as a function of x.
Monday, September 10, 2012 at 3:49pm by KC

Calculus
If 6075 square centimeters of material is available to make a box with a square base and an open top, find the largest possible volume of the box. Volume=??? cubic cm
Monday, June 22, 2009 at 12:58am by Z32

Applied Calculus
If an open box has a square base and a volume of 112 in.3 and is constructed from a tin sheet, find the dimensions of the box, assuming a minimum amount of material is used in its construction. (Round your answers to two decimal places.) Height: Length: Width:
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 4:39pm by Jacob

math
a piece of cardboard is twice as it is wide. It is to be made into a box with an open top by cutting 2-in squares from each corner and folding up the sides. Let x represent the width (in inches) of the original piece of cardboard. a.Represent the length of the original piece ...
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 12:28am by Amy

math
you have a rectangular piece of cardboard 40X48 inches and need to create an open box with the maximum volume(ignore flaps). what would the dimensions of the box need to be to maximize the volume?
Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 4:33pm by Carlee

algebra
an open-topped box can be made from a rectangular sheet of aluminum, with dimensions 40 cm by 25 cm, by cutting equal-sized squares from the four corners and folding up the sides. Declare your variables and write a function to calculate the volume of a box that can be formed. ...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 8:19pm by rosaline

calculus
Find the formula for the described function and state its domain. An open rectangular box with a volume of 8 cubic meters has a square base. Express the surface area of the box as a function of S(x) of the length x of a side of the base.
Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at 9:58pm by DJ

calculus
An open box is to be made from a 21 ft by 56 ft rectangular piece of sheet metal by cutting out squares of equal size from the four corners and bending up the sides. Find the maximum volume that the box can have.
Saturday, July 31, 2010 at 9:51pm by Mely

math
An open box is to be made from a rectangular piece of tin 12 inches long and 10 inches wide by cutting pieces of x-inch square from each corner and bonding up the sides. find the formula that expresses the volume of the box as a function of x.
Thursday, June 23, 2011 at 4:47am by jeniza

Math
Please help I have no Idea what to do here. A box with an open top is to be constructed by cutting a-inch squares from the corners of a rectangular sheet of tin whose length is twice its width. What size sheet will produce a box having a volume of 420 in^3 when a = 3?
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 8:28am by John

calculus
An open rectangular box having a volume of 256 is to be constructed from a tin sheet. Find the dimensions of such a box if the amount of material used in its construction is to be minimal. Hint: Let the dimensions of the box be x by y by z . Then, xyz=256 and the amount of ...
Monday, March 19, 2012 at 1:14pm by help please.

Algebra
An open box is to be constructed from a rectangular sheet of tin 3 meters wide by cutting out a 1-meter square from each corner and folding up the sides. The volume of the box is to be 2 cubic meters. What is the length of the tin rectangle?
Monday, October 3, 2011 at 10:15pm by Sejul

Calculus I Quick Optimization Problem
Could you please explain this problem step by step, thank you! You are planning to make an open rectangular box that will hold a volume of 50 cubed feet. What are the dimensions of the box with minimum surface area?
Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at 10:17pm by Lisa

computer tecnology
Simply double-click on the document's icon to open it. Or (the long way) you can open the Word program and then go to File | Open and find the folder that says Desktop. Open that and then open the Word document.
Friday, January 16, 2009 at 2:36pm by Writeacher

volume
hi, um im not sure how to do this.So can you please help me? coral takes a 10" by 14" rectangular sheet of paper and cuts a 2" by 2" square out of each corner. the paper is then folded up to make an open box. what is the volume of the box? thank you for helping me to
Thursday, November 13, 2008 at 10:54pm by 7th grader.

CALCULUS
A PIECE OF SHEET METAL IS 2.6 TIMES AS LONGS AS IT IS WIDE. IT IS TO BE MADE INTO A BOX WITH AN OPEN TOP BY CUTTING 3-INCH SQUARES FROM EACH CORNER AND FOLDING UP THE SIDES. IF THE VOLUME OF THE BOX MUST BE BETWEEN 600 AND 800 CUBIC INCHES, WHAT VALUES OF X WILL PRODUCE THIS ...
Thursday, July 24, 2008 at 8:48pm by diana

Physics-forces
1. a force of 250N is used to push a heavy box down the street. If the force of friction between the box and the street is 195N and the box has a mass of 60kg, what is the accleration of the box? 2.a force of 40N is applied to a 6kg box of books. If the frictional force acting...
Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 10:46pm by Jessie

math
An open topped box can be created by cutting congruent squares from each of the 4 corners of a piece of cardboard that has dimensions of 20cm by 30cm and folding up the sides. Determine the dimensions of the squares that must be cut to create a box with a volume of 1008cm^3
Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 1:26pm by Melissa

algebra
An open-top box is to be constructed from a 6 foot by 8 foot rectangular cardboard by cutting out equal squares at each corner and the folding up the flaps. Let x denote the length of each side of the square to be cut out. 1. Find the function V that represents the volume of ...
Thursday, March 8, 2007 at 6:10pm by Jade

math
A box with no top is to be constructed from a piece of cardboard whose width measures x cm and whose length measures 6 cm more than its width. The box is to be formed by cutting squares that measure 2 cm on each side from the four corners, and then folding up the sides. If the...
Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 10:34pm by amanda

Calculus
A SHEET OF CARDBOARD 180 INCHES SQUARE IS USED to make an open box by cutting squares of equal size from the corners and folding up the sides, what size squares should be cut to obtain a box with the largest possible volume?
Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 11:01am by Oswaldo

Pre-calculus
You are given a 12"x18" piece of construction paper. You are to cut a square out of each corner in order to create a 3-dimensional open-top box. What size squares would you need to cut in order to maximize the volume of the box?
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 6:01pm by John

college algebra word problem
An open box is made from a square piece of material 24 inches on a side by cutting equal squares from the corners and turning up the sides. Write the Volume V of the box as a function of x. Recall that Volume is the product of length, width, and height. Thank you!
Friday, October 24, 2008 at 10:58am by jenny

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