suppose box has V = 100cc, bottom area 50 cm^2; find height

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suppose box has V = 100cc, bottom area 50 cm^2; find height

Postby daphnel » Tue Apr 05, 2011 1:27 am

If I have a #3 Height of a box:
Suppose that a box has a volume of 100 cubic centimeters and that the area of the bottom of the box is 50 square centimeters. Find the height of the box.

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Re: suppose box has V = 100cc, bottom area 50 cm^2; find hei

Postby maggiemagnet » Tue Apr 05, 2011 10:46 am

daphnel wrote:Suppose that a box has a volume of 100 cubic centimeters and that the area of the bottom of the box is 50 square centimeters. Find the height of the box.

Hint: What is the formula for the volume V of a box with height h, length L, and width w? What is the area of the base of this box? What happens if you divide...?


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