# 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

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1. ### 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?
2. ### Math

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 32 in^3, when a = 2? width in length in
3. ### math

open top rectangular box made from 35 x 35 inch piece of sheet metal by cutting out equal size squares from the corners and folding up the sides. what size squares should be removed to produce box with maximum volume.
4. ### 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?
5. ### 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?
6. ### Calculus

an open top box is to be made by cutting congruent squares of side length x from the corners of a 12 by 15 inch sheet of tin and bending up the sides. how large should the squares be? what is the resulting maximum value?
7. ### pre-calc

A box with an open top is to be constructed by cutting equal-sized squares out of the corners of a 18 inch by 30 inch piece of cardboard and folding up the sides. a) Let w be the length of the sides of the cut out squares. Determine a function V that describes the volume of ...
8. ### 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...
9. ### Math

A box with a rectangular base and no top is to be made from a 9 inch by 12 inch piece of cardboard by cutting squares out of the corners and folding up the sides. What size (side-length) squares should be cut out to make the box have as much volume as possible?
10. ### College Math

An open-topped rectangular box is to be constructed from a 24 inch by 36 inch piece of cardboard by cutting out squares of equal sides from the corners and then folding up the sides. What size squares should be cut out of each of the corners in order to maximize the volume of ...
11. ### 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.
12. ### Math

An open box is to be made from a 10-ft by 14-ft rectangular piece of sheet metal by cutting out squares of equal size from the four corners and folding up the sides. what size squares should be cut to obtain a box with largest possible volume?

A pizza box top with a square base is to be made from a rectangular sheet of cardboard by cutting six 1-inch squares from the corners and the middle sections and folding up the sides. If the area of the base is to 144 in^2, what piece of cardboard should be used. Please ...
14. ### caculas

an open box is to be made by cutting small congruent squares from corners of a 12cm by 12cm . sheet of tin and bending up the sides . how large should the squares cut from the corners to be make the box hold as much as possible ?
15. ### Calc

a box with an open top is to be made from a rectangular piece of tin by cutting equal squares from the corners and turning up the sides. The piece of tin measures 1mx2m. Find the size of the squares that yields a maximum capacity for the box. So far i have V=(1-2x)(2-2x)x
16. ### math,algebra

an open box is to be made by cutting small congruent squares from corners of a 12cm by 12cm . sheet of tin and bending up the sides . how large should the squares cut from the corners to be make the box hold as much as possible ?
17. ### Calc

You want to make a rectangular box, open at the top, by cutting the same size square corners out of a rectangular sheet of cardboard and then folding up the sides. The cardboard measures 10 in. by 12 in. What are the dimensions of the box that will have greatest volume if the ...
18. ### math

application of derivatives: an open box is to be made by cutting small congruent squares from corners of a 12cm by 12cm . sheet of tin and bending up the sides . how large should the squares cut from the corners to be make the box hold as much as possible ?
19. ### Calculus

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 largest possible volume?
20. ### math

a rectangular sheet of cardboard 4m by 2m 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 to obtain the largest possible volume?
21. ### math.....need help

Solve the problem. An open box is to be made from a rectangular piece of tin by cutting two inch squares out of the corners and folding up the sides. The volume of the box will be 100 cubic inches. Find the dimensions of the rectangular piece of tin.
22. ### Calculus

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 squares removed to maximize the volume of the ...
23. ### 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.
24. ### Calculus 1

A box with an open top is to be constructed from a rectangular piece of cardboard with dimensions 18 in. by 30 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.
25. ### Math

A box with an open top is to be made by cutting 5-inch squares from the corners of a rectangular piece of cardboard whose length is twice its width and then folding up the remaining flaps. Let x represent the width of the original piece of cardboard; express the volume (V) of ...
26. ### 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 ...
27. ### Math

A box with no top is to be constructed from a piece of cardboard whose Width measures x inch and whose length measures 3 inch more than the width the box is to be formed by cutting squares that measure 1 inch on each side of the 4 corners and then folding up the sides If the ...
28. ### 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...
29. ### 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 ...
30. ### Pre-calculus

Consider an open-top box constructed from an 8.5 × 11 inch piece of paper by cutting out squares of equal size at the corners, then folding up the resulting flaps. Denote by x the side-length of each cut-out square. a) Draw a picture of this construction, and find a formula ...
31. ### Pre-algebra

Hey I'm having a lot of trouble with this question. An open box is to be made from a 20 inch by 40 inch piece of cardboard by cutting out squares of equal size from the four corners and bending up the sides. A) What size should the squares be in order to obtain a box with the ...

A pizza box with a square base is to be made from a rectangular sheet of cardboard by cutting six 1-inch squares from the corners and the middle sections folding up the sides. If the area of the base is to be 144 in^2, what size piece of cardboard should be used.
33. ### 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...
34. ### Math

You want to create a box without a top from an 8.5 in by 11 in sheet of paper. You will make the box by cutting squares of equal size from the four corners of the sheet of paper. If you make the box with the maximum possible volume, what will be the length of the sides of the ...
35. ### Calculus

You are given a piece of sheet metal that is twice as long as it is wide an has an area of 800m^2. Find the dimensions of the rectangular box that would contain a max volume if it were constructed from this piece of metal by cutting out squares of equal area at all four ...
36. ### 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...
37. ### 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?
38. ### Math

An open box , no more than 5 cm in height, is to be formed by cutting four identical squares from the corners of a sheet metal 25 cm by 32 cm, and folding up the metal to form sides.The capacity of the box must be 1575 (cm squared). What is the side length of the squares removed?
39. ### calculus

An open box is to be made out of a 10-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.
40. ### MATH help

A box with no top is to be constructed from a piece of cardboard whose Width measures x inch and whose length measures 3 inch more than the width the box is to be formed by cutting squares that measure 1 inch on each side of the 4 corners and then folding up the sides If the ...
41. ### Calc

An open box is to be made out of a 10-inch by 16-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:
42. ### Math

A pizza box with a square base is to be made rom a rectangular sheet of cardborad by cutting six 1-inch squares from the corners and the middle sections and folding up the sides. If area of the base is to be 144 in^2, what piece of cardboard should be used?
43. ### 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 ...
44. ### AFM (MATH)

a) Write an equation to represent the volume of an open box constructed by cutting congruent squares from the corners of a 24" by 14" piece of cardboard. b) What is the domain of this model?
45. ### 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.
46. ### calculus

An open box is to be constructed by cutting corners out of a 9in by 12in sheet of cardboard and folding up the sides. Find the dimensions which will maximize volume.
47. ### Maths

a rectangular metal sheet of length 30cm and breadth 25cm is to be made into an open box of base area 300cm by cutting out equal squares from each of the four corners and then bending up the edges find the length and the side cut from each corner
48. ### math- 165 calculas

An open box is to be made from a eighteen-inch by eighteen-inch square piece of material by cutting equal squares from the corners and turning up the sides (see figure). Find the volume of the largest box that can be made. figure ( a box and one side is 18-2x) v= ? in^3
49. ### Math Wrod Problem

1. A long strip of copper 8 inches wide is to be made into a rain gutter by turning up the sides to form a trough with a rectangular cross section. Find the dimentions of the cross-section if the carrying capacity of the trough is to be a maximum. 2. A sheet of cardboard 18 in...
50. ### Math

An open box, no more than 5 cm in height, is to be formed by cutting four identical squares from the corners of a sheet of metal 25 cm by 32 cm, and folding up the metal to form sides. The capacity of the box must be 1575 cm^3. What is the side length of the squares removed? ...
51. ### math

A pizza box with a square base is to be made from a rectangular sheet of cardboard by cutting six 1-inch squares from the corners and the middle sections and folding up the sides (see the figure). If the area of the base is to be 400 in^2, what size piece of cardboard should ...
52. ### 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 ...
53. ### optimal dimensions

Applications of derivatives You are planning to make an open rectangular box from an 8 by 15 inch piece of cardboard by cutting congruent squares from the corners and folding up the sides. what are the dimensions of the box of largest volume you can make this way, and what is ...
54. ### 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. a)
55. ### math

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. a)
56. ### calculus

a box with no top is to be built by taking a 12''-by-16'' sheet of cardboard and cutting x-inch squares our of each corner and folding up the sides. find the value of x that maximizes the volume of the box
57. ### Calculus

A box with an open top is to be made from a square piece of cardboard by cutting equal squares from the corners and turning up the sides. If the piece of cardboard measures 12 cm on the side, find the size of the squares that must be cut out to yield the maximum volume of the ...

mr. m has an 8 inch by 11 inch sheet of paper. He created a box by cutting congruent squares from each corner.The base of his box is 54 square inches.How much did he cut from each corner. (algebraic solutions only)
59. ### 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 ...
60. ### 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 ...
61. ### Math

A pizza box with a square base is to be made from a rectangular sheet of cardboard by cutting six 1-inch squares from the corners and the middle sections and folding up the sides (see the figure). If the area of the base is to be 144 in^2, what size piece of cardboard should ...
62. ### Math

A pizza box with a square base is to be made from a rectangular sheet of cardboard by cutting six 1-inch squares from the corners and the middle sections and folding up the sides (see the figure). If the area of the base is to be 144 in^2, what size piece of cardboard should ...
63. ### Calculus

An open box is made by cutting squares of side w inches from the four corners of a sheet of cardboard that is 24" x 32" and then folding up the sides. What should w be to maximize volume of the box? I started by trying to get a formula for the volume which I thought was (24x32...
64. ### 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. ...
65. ### 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 ...
66. ### Mathematics

An open box is made from a square piece of sheet metal 19 inches on a side by cutting identical squares from the corners and turning up the sides. Express the volume of the box, V, as a function of the length of the side of the square cut from each corner, x. A. V(x) = 361x B...
67. ### math volume

a rectangular sheet of cardboard size 5' by 8' is to be used to make an open box by cutting out the four corners. What is the largest volume and be sure to explain how you found the MAXIMUM volume please and Thank You!
68. ### math

A box with an open top is to be constructed from a rectangular piece of cardboard with dimensions W inches by L inches by cutting out equal squares of side x at each corner and then folding up the sides. (W = 12 in. and L = 20 in). Find the values of x for which the volume is ...
69. ### algebra

An open box is to be constructed from a rectangular sheet of tin 5 meters wide by cutting 1 square meter from each corner and folding up the sides. The volume of the box is to be 18 cubic meters. What is the length of the tin rectangle?
70. ### 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?
71. ### math

What is the maximum volume in cubic inches of an open box to be made from a 12-inch by 16-inch piece of cardboard by cutting out squares of equal sides from the four corners and bending up the sides? Your work must include a statement of the function and its derivative. Give ...
72. ### Calculus

What is the maximum volume in cubic inches of an open box to be made from a 16-inch by 30-inch piece of cardboard by cutting out squares of equal sides from the four corners and bending up the sides? Your work must include a statement of the function and its derivative. Give ...
73. ### algebra

Volume of a Box A box is constructed by cutting out square corners of a rectangular piece of cardboard and folding up the sides. If the cutout corners have sides with length x, then the volume of the box is given by the polynomial A box is constructed from a square piece of ...
74. ### 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. ...
75. ### math

Vanilla Box Company is going to make open-topped boxes out of 17 × 13-inch rectangles of cardboard by cutting squares out of the corners and folding up the sides. What is the largest volume box it can make this way? (Round your answer to one decimal place.)
76. ### calculus

Chocolate Box Company is going to make open-topped boxes out of 7 × 11-inch rectangles of cardboard by cutting squares out of the corners and folding up the sides. What is the largest volume box it can make this way? (Round your answer to one decimal place.)
77. ### College Algebra

a box with an open top is constructed from a rectangular piece of cardboard with dimensions 14 inches by 18 inches by cutting out and discarding equal squares of side x at each corner and then folding up the sides as in the figure. The cost to create such a box is 2.50 per ...
78. ### math

mr. m has an 8 inch by 11 inch sheet of paper. He created a box by cutting congruent squares from each corner.The base of his box is 54 square inches.How much did he cut from each corner.
79. ### Algebra

A box with a lid is to be cut out of a 12 inch by 24 inch sheet of thin cardboard by cutting out six x-inch squares and folding them. What are the dimensions to two decimal places of all possible boxes that will have a volume of 100 cubic inches?
80. ### Math

mr. m has an 8 inch by 11 inch sheet of paper. He created a box by cutting congruent squares from each corner.The base of his box is 54 square inches.How much did he cut from each corner. (algebraic solutions only)
81. ### Calculus

an open box is made by cutting out squares from the corners of a rectangular piece of cardboard and then turning up the sides. If the piece of cardboard is 12 cm by 24 cm, what are the dimensions of the box that has the largest volume made in this way?
82. ### 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
83. ### Math - Business Calc.

Chocolate Box Company is going to make open-topped boxes out of 5 × 17-inch rectangles of cardboard by cutting squares out of the corners and folding up the sides. What is the largest volume box it can make this way? (Round your answer to the nearest tenth.) Thank You for the...
84. ### 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...
85. ### 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 ...
86. ### 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. ...
87. ### algebra

rectangular open-topped box is made from a 9 x 16 piece of cardboard by cutting x-inch squares out of each corner and folding up the sides. What size square should be cut out to produce a volume of 120 cubic inches?? I set it up with 120 = (16-2x)(9-2x)(x) I get to y = 2x^3 - ...
88. ### 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 ...
89. ### 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...
90. ### PreCal

A square sheet of cardboard 18 inches is made into an open box (there is no top), by cutting squares of equal size out of each corner and folding up the sides. Find the dimensions of the box with the maximun volume. Volume= base(width)height but base + 2H =18 base + 2W=18 ...
91. ### 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
92. ### Calculus

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 upward to form the sides of the box. If the box ...
93. ### 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 ...
94. ### Engineering

A box with an open top is to be made from a square piece of cardboard by cutting equal squares from the corners and turning up the sides. If the piece of cardboard measures 12 in on the side, find the size of the squares that must be cut out to yield the maximum volume of the ...
95. ### math

a box is to be made by cutting out the corners of a square piece of cardboard and folding the edges up. if 3-inch squares are to be cut out of the corners and the box contains 243 cubic inches, what is the length of a side of the original cardboard square
96. ### Maths - Algebra

Boxes are made by cutting 8cm squares from the corners of sheets of cardboard and then folding. The sheets of cardboard are 6cm lnbger than they are wide. width of sheet= x length of sheet = x+6 length of finished box = (x-10) width of finished box = (x-16) volume of the box...
97. ### Math

An open-topped box can be created by cutting congruent squares from each of the four 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...
98. ### 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 ...
99. ### 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?
100. ### math

An open box is made from a rectangular piece of cardboard, with dimensions of 24 cm by 30 cm, by cutting congruent squares from each corner and folding up the sides. Determine the dimensions of the squares to be cut to create a box with a volume of 1040 cm ^3