This activity shows the student how to determine the optimal solution for maximum volume based on the box-with-no-top problem.
Before the Activity
See the attached Activity PDF file(s) for detailed instructions for this activity.
During the Activity
Follow the procedures outlined in the activity.
Be able to calculate the maximum volume for the box problem.
After the Activity
Review student results
As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
Re-teach concepts as necessary