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# Box Folding Problem

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 Home > Do Mathematics ->Algebra 1 -> 4. Polynomials -> Box Folding Problem Box Folding Problem - Classroom/Home Simulator by LFS and Dani Novak Sample Scenario: A piece of cardboard is rectangular with length=4" and width=6".  We cut out a h" square from each corner and fold up the sides to form a box. What length should h be to maximize the volume of the box?   User interacts graphically with folding box to find the box with maximum volume (of a cubic polynomial).

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Good Questions Worksheet
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