math

A box with a square base and no top is to hold 32in^3. Find the dimensions that require the least building material

nevermind
i got it

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
3. 👁 73

Similar Questions

1. Calculus

A cardboard box of 32in^3 volume with a square base and open top is to be constructed. What is the length of base that will minimize the surface area?

asked by ASAP on March 20, 2012
2. Calculus

A closed box is to be rectangular solid with a square base. If the volume is 32in^3, determine the dimensions for which the surface area is minimum.

asked by kieran on October 1, 2012
3. 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

asked by Ashley on July 24, 2011
4. math

A rectangular box with a square base and top is to be made to contain 1250 cubic feet. The material for the base costs 35 cents per square foot, for the top 15 cents per square foot, and for the sides 20 cents per square foot.

asked by shawn on November 29, 2009
5. Calculus

A rectangular box with a square base and top is to be made to contain 1250 cubic feet. The material for the base costs 35 cents per square foot, for the top 15 cents per square foot, and for the sides 20 cents per square foot.

asked by ann on November 29, 2009
6. Calculus

A rectangular box with square base (which is NOT necessarily a cube) and NO top is to be made to contain 9 cubic feet. The material for the base costs $2 per square foot and the material for the sides$3 per square foot. Find the

asked by Marto on March 24, 2013
7. Calculus 1-Optimization

A box with a square base and open top must have a volume of 4,000 cm^3. Find the dimensions of the box that minimize the amount of material used. sides of base cm height cm

asked by TayB on November 5, 2015
8. Pre-Cal

A box with a square base and an open top is constructed from 5400 cm^2 of cardboard. Find the dimensions of the largest possible box. I know the answer is : base lenght - 42.4 cm height- 21.2 cm please help me, thank you so much

asked by Layla on October 9, 2010
9. Algebra

I have about 3 homework problem that I am stuck on! please help me. #1: The area of a rectangle is 16, and its diagonal is \sqrt{68}. Find its dimensions and perimeter. (x^2)+(y^2)=\sqrt{68} (x^2)+(y^2)=8.246 xy=16 y=16/x

asked by Anonymous on June 2, 2014
10. 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.

asked by Sejul on December 3, 2011

More Similar Questions