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Unformatted text preview: the equation y = 9x 2 + 15x + 52, where x represents the number of years after 1997. Assume this trend continues and predict the year in which Pet Products Unlimited's net income will be $598 million. 4) A machine produces open boxes using square sheets of plastic. The machine cuts equal-sized squares measuring 3 inches on a side from each corner of the sheet, and then shapes the plastic into an open box by turning up the sides. If each box must have a volume of 675 cubic inches, find the length of one side of the open box. 5) A flagpole is supported by a wire fastened 39 feet from its base. The wire is 13 feet longer than the height it reaches on the flagpole. Find the length of the wire. 1...
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This note was uploaded on 01/07/2010 for the course MATH 1 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at UC Davis.
- Spring '08