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contructing a rectangular box with a top

Your goal is to construct a rectangular box with a top on it that has the smallest possible surface area in which a football and a basketball both fully inflated will just fit into at the same time.  Below are the measurement of the football and basketball. 1). What could make a good model for these situations. 2) Using Polya's technique for solving problems, describe and discuss the strategy, steps and procedures you will use to solve this problem.  3) Show all step by step calculations include the units of measurement and round your final answer to the nearest whole measurement unit. 4) Finally, demonstrate that your solution is correct. In other words, explain why the box you have created is the smallest box possible.

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