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The Open Box Problem

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The Open Box Problem AIM To determine the size of a square cut which makes the volume of the box as large as possible for any given rectangular sheet of card. I should also be able to come up with a formula to ..... ...read more.


This means that I have to work out the size of the open box which has the largest possible volume. Z (mm) Y (mm) X (mm) VOLUME OF BOX (mm�) 100 5 90 40500 100 10 80 64000 100 15 70 73500 100 20 60 72000 Z (mm) ...read more.


X (mm) VOLUME OF BOX (mm�) 100 17.1 65.8 74036.844 100 17.2 65.6 74017.792 100 17.3 65.4 73994.868 Z (mm) Y (mm) X (mm) VOLUME OF BOX (mm�) 100 17.21 65.58 74015.67344 100 17.22 65.56 74013.51619 100 17.23 65.54 74011.32027 Z (mm) Y (mm) X (mm) VOLUME OF BOX(mm�) 100 17.221 65.558 74013.29834 100 17.222 65.556 74013.0801 ...read more.

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