# An open-top box is to be constructed from a 6 in by 2 in rectangular sheet of tin by cutting out squares of equal size at each corner, then folding up the resulting flaps. Let x denote the length of the side of each cut-out square. What is the volume?

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Jun 17, 2016

Volume

#### Explanation:

Height of box:

Length of box:

Width of box:

Volume of box:

Jun 17, 2016

Volume of open-top box would be

#### Explanation:

As **height** of the open=top box will be

Its **length** will be

and **width** would be

Hence volume would be

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