# SOLUTION: the question says "an open rectangular tank with a square base of side x metres and with a volume of 8m³" how do i show that the surface area of the tank is x² + 32

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 Question 673225: the question says "an open rectangular tank with a square base of side x metres and with a volume of 8m³" how do i show that the surface area of the tank is x² + 32 x (thats meant to say say 32 over x but i cant get it to go as a fraction) Answer by ewatrrr(11176)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! ``` Hi, an open rectangular tank with a square base of side x metres and with a volume of 8m³" V = h = This is an "Open tank" where length and width are x: S = S = ```