i was given an assignment in my design engineering class......it goes as follows:(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

What is the maximum amount of weight that can float in a boat made out of 1 sheet of cardboard 4 feet by 8 feet in size...when flat but it can be folded and cut and glued in any shape you choose.

**you also have to be able to prove your solution**

if anyone could help me figure this out i would really appreciate it

thanks---

brooke

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# A simple mathematical problem

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