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Tomato Can

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A cylindrical tin tomato can is to be made which shall have a given capacity. Find what should be the ratio of the height to the radius of the base that the smallest possible amount of tin shall be required. (Byerly, Problems of Differential Calculus, U.S., 1895)

"Tomato Can," Loci (March 2006)

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