Bri C.

asked • 10/13/21

determine the dimensions (in ft) of the box that can be constructed at minimum cost. (Refer to the figure below.)

A rectangular box is to have a square base and a volume of 20 ft3. If the material for the base costs $0.19/ft2, the material for the sides costs $0.06/ft2, and the material for the top costs $0.11/ft2, determine the dimensions (in ft) of the box that can be constructed at minimum cost. (Refer to the figure below.)


x= ____ft

y= ____ft




1 Expert Answer

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Spencer G. answered • 10/13/21

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