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Optimization. First Semester Project

Optimization. First Semester Project

Author: Miguel Ramirez

Tutorial for Pre-AP Precalculus first Semester Project at Galena Park High

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A Sweet Volume. Project Rubric


Annex A. Volume Optimization of a rectangular Box with Lid

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