Designing a Soda Can

Young scholars design a soda can with maximum volume and minimum surface area.  For this designing a soda can lesson, students find a can design that maximizes volume while minimizing surface area.  Young scholars use various radius size to find the optimal dimensions.

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Grade
9th - 12th
Subjects
Math
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Inquiry-Based Learning
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