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Topic: cereal box problem
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Keith Grove

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cereal box problem
Posted: Oct 17, 1997 8:51 PM
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I remember a geometry problem that asks students to maximize the
volume of a cereal box given a certain amount of cardboard -- but I
don't remember the details. I've spent a little time searching the
Math Forum archives without success.

Could someone help me out?



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