A box is made from a sheet of metal that is 8 meters by 10 meters, by removing a square from each corner of the sheet and folding up the sides. Find the width of the square to removed in order to have a box of maximum volume.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 9, 2019, 8:55 pm ad1c9bdddf
Suppose the square removed from each corner has size x meters.
Then after the squares are removed, the base of the box ...
The volume of a box is maximized using derivatives.