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anonymous

  • one year ago

A box is to be constructed from a sheet of cardboard that is 20 cm by 50 cm by cutting out squares of length x by x from each corner and bending up the sides. What is the maximum volume this box could have?

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    100cm^2?

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    can you show me how to do this iv seen many variants of this question i just want to know how to do it

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    20cm * 50cm = 1000cm ^2

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    okay well i'm rather certain that's not how you get the answer

  5. triciaal
    • one year ago
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