math

A microwaveable cup-of-soup package needs to be constructed in the shape of cylinder to hold 550 cubic centimeters of soup. The sides and bottom of the container will be made of syrofoam costing 0.03 cents per square centimeter. The top will be made of glued paper, costing 0.05 cents per square centimeter. Find the dimensions for the package that will minimize production cost.

  1. 👍
  2. 👎
  3. 👁
  1. similar question here, just change the numbers

    http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1362948858

    1. 👍
    2. 👎

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Math

    A cylinder shaped can needs to be constructed to hold 400 cubic centimeters of soup. The material for the sides of the can costs 0.03 cents per square centimeter. The material for the top and bottom of the can need to be thicker,

  2. Math

    A can of soup is in the shape of a cylinder with a radius of 3.2 centimeters and a height of 10.2 centimeters. The label covers the entire lateral surface of the can. What is the approximate area of the label?

  3. math

    Becky made 4 quarts of chicken noodle soup in a big pot, then served Test Image-cup bowls of soup to 6 people. How much soup is left in the pot? (1 qt = 4 c)

  4. Mathematics

    Gabriel has these cans of soup in his kitchen cabinet. • 2 cans of tomato Soup • 3 cans of chicken soup • 2 cans of cheese soup • 2 cans of potato soup • 1 can of beef soup Gabriel will randomly choose one can of soup.

  1. mathematics

    Gabriel has these cans of soup in his kitchen cabinet 2 cans of tomato soup,3 cans of chicken soup,2 cans of cheese soup,2 can of potato soup,1 can of beef soup. Gabriel will randomly choose a can of soup.Then he will put it back

  2. Calculus

    A cylinder shaped can needs to be constructed to hold 250 cubic centimeters of soup. The material for the sides of the can costs 0.04 cents per square centimeter. The material for the top and bottom of the can need to be thicker,

  3. Calculus

    A pencil cup with a capacity of 25π in.3 is to be constructed in the shape of a right circular cylinder with an open top. If the material for the side costs 5/8 of the cost of the material for the base, what dimensions should the

  4. math

    A container in the shape of a right circular cylinder with no top has surface area 3*pi (m2). What height h and base radius r will maximize the volume of the cylinder ?

  1. Physical Science

    The soup in a bowl is too hot to eat. Although there are no ice cubes in the freezer, there are several stainless steel spoons that have been stored in the freezer for several hours. By placing the cold spoons in the hot soup, the

  2. geometry

    how many milliliters of soup will this hemispherical bowl hold?(1cm cubed holds 1mL) Radius= 7 cm

  3. chemistry

    I need help solving this: The grams of protein in 1 cup of soup that has 110 Cal with 7 g of fat and 9 g of carbohydrate. Express your answer using one significant figure. Thanks -MC

  4. physics

    A package in an airplane moving horizontally at 150m/s is dropped when the altitude is 490m. (a) How long does it take the package to fall to the ground ? (b)How far forward from the spot over which it was dropped does the package

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.