Shreya P.

asked • 06/19/14

Optimization Problems

An open-top box is to be constructed so that its base is twice as long as it is wide. Its volume is to be 2300 cm^3. FInd the dimensions that will minimize the amount of cardboard required. 
 
Make:
Length = 2w
Width = w
Height = h
 
Show all your work. 

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Philip P. answered • 06/19/14

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