Calculus Chapter 4 Applications of Derivatives
Students were assigned to design a suitcase using 24 X 36-inches of material. The suitcase was to hold the maximum volume for the material provided. Students then had to make a paper model to scale.
Students were given the following scenario. Companys A and B were to design 1000L right circular cylinders. Each complany wants to use the least amount of material. Students use two different ways to calculate the material needed and compare the results. The full project can be read below.