A carpenter wants to make an open-topped box out of a rectangular sheet of tin 24 inches wide and 45 inches long. The carpenter plans to cut congruent squares out of each corner of the sheet and then bend the edges of the sheet
A box (with no lid) is to be constructed from a sheet of card board by cutting the squares from corners and folding up the sides. Suppose the original sheet of card board measures 16 inches by 16 inches. What would the size of the
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?
A square sheet of cardboard with a side 16 inches is used to make an open box by cutting squares of equal size from the four corners and folding up the sides. What size squares should be cut from the corners to obtain a box with
Quilt squares are cut on the diagonal to form triangular quilt pieces. The hypotenuse of the resulting triangles is 18 inches long. What is the side length of each piece? 9 inches 9ã3 inches 18ã2 inches 9ã2 inches Thank
Sometimes scale drawings are shown on graph paper. Each square on this graph paper is 1/4 inch, Use the scale drawing of the living room to answer each question. What is the lenth of the fireplace in inches? The fireplace has 5
Walter is making an open-top box. The length is 6 inches greater than the width, and the height is 2 inches. The area of the rectangular sheet of material that will be folded to make the box is 280 square inches. What is the