### Boxed In

A box has faces with areas 3, 12 and 25 square centimetres. What is the volume of the box?

### Plutarch's Boxes

According to Plutarch, the Greeks found all the rectangles with integer sides, whose areas are equal to their perimeters. Can you find them? What rectangular boxes, with integer sides, have their surface areas equal to their volumes?

### The Genie in the Jar

This jar used to hold perfumed oil. It contained enough oil to fill granid silver bottles. Each bottle held enough to fill ozvik golden goblets and each goblet held enough to fill vaswik crystal spoons. Each day a spoonful was used to perfume the bath of a beautiful princess. For how many days did the whole jar last? The genie's master replied: Five hundred and ninety five days. What three numbers do the genie's words granid, ozvik and vaswik stand for?

# Efficient Cutting

##### Stage: 3 Challenge Level:

The width of the A4 sheet could determine the circumference of the base of the cylinder. Then the diameter of the base restricts how high the cylinder can be - can you work out the dimensions of this cylinder?

The length of the A4 sheet could determine the circumference of the base of the cylinder.

The width of the A4 sheet could determine the height of the cylinder.

The length of the A4 sheet could determine the height of the cylinder.