Erik K.

asked • 11/13/18

A box has a square base of side x and height y.

(a) Find the dimensions xy for which the volume is 2 and the surface area is as small as possible. 

(b) Find the dimensions for which the surface area is 7 and the volume is as large as possible. 

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