### Ex: Optimization – Minimize the Cost to Make a Can with a Fixed Volume

– A CYLINDER-SHAPED CAN NEEDS TO BE CONSTRUCTED TO HOLD 300 CUBIC CENTIMETERS OF SOUP. THE MATERIAL FOR THE SIZE OF THE CAN COSTS 4 CENTS PER SQUARE CENTIMETER. THE MATERIAL …

Converting Within the Metric System

– A CYLINDER-SHAPED CAN NEEDS TO BE CONSTRUCTED TO HOLD 300 CUBIC CENTIMETERS OF SOUP. THE MATERIAL FOR THE SIZE OF THE CAN COSTS 4 CENTS PER SQUARE CENTIMETER. THE MATERIAL …

A car is driving at 90 kilometers per hour. How far, in meters, does it travel in three seconds? So to answer this question we’ll first convert 90 kilometers per hour …

How thick is a single sheet of paper? Assume you measure a ream of paper, which contains 500 sheets, and it is 2 1/4 inches thick. Let’s begin by setting up …

Three students sorted recyclables from three trash dumpsters. The weight of recyclable material from each dumpster is listed below. Find the total weight. Notice how the weight is given in pounds …

Use a unit fraction with either conversion to convert the units round to the hundredths’ place value. In this video, I will show both unit fractions based upon both conversions. In …

The cost of gasoline in a European country was 1.24 euros per liter. What would the equivalent cost be in US dollars per gallon? Use the following conversions. The first step …

In this video we will perform weight conversions using unit fractions. To begin, we want to convert 25 pounds to ounces. The first thing we need to do is write 25 …

To convert temperature given in Celsius to Fahrenheit, we can use the following equation, where C represents the temperature in Celsius and F represents the temperature in Fahrenheit. So, to convert …

Raldo measured a room at nine feet long by ten feet wide to get an area measurement of ninety square feet. He wants to carpet the room with new carpet, which …