# math

a rectangular box with a volume of 60 ft^3 fas a square base. Find a funtion that models its surface area S in terms of the length x of one side of its base

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1. Since the base is square, the base area is x^2. The Volume is
x^2 * h = 60, where h is the height.

The surface area is 2x^2 + 4xh
= 2x^2 + 4x*(60/x^2) = 2x^2 + 240/x

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2. about 88 of every 100 people in america eat turkey onn thanksgiving. ther are about 300 million people in america, About how many of them eat turkey each thanksgiving.

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3. 2,640,000

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