The math word "box" is referenced in the pages listed below.
How to determine the area of a triangle given the coordinates of the three vertices using a bounding rectangle
One of the key applications of finding global extrema is in optimizing some quantity, either minimizing or maximizing it. Here, we maximize the volume of a box. Interactive calculus applet.
Circumscribed rectangle (or bounding box) is the smallest rectangle that contains all of a given set of points in coordinate geometry
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