M T.

asked • 04/27/20

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A rectangular box with a volume of 60 ft^3 is to be constructed with a square base and top. The cost per square foot for the bottom is 15 cents, for the top is 10 cents, and for the sides is 1.5 cents. What dimensions will minimize the cost?

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Lois C. answered • 04/27/20

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