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A rectangular piece of tin has an area of 510 square inches. A square of 2 inches is cut from each corner, and an open box is made by turning up the...

A rectangular piece of tin has an area of 510 square inches. A square of 2 inches is cut from each corner, and an open box is made by turning up the ends and sides. If the volume of the box is 660 cubic inches, what were the original dimensions of the piece of tin?

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