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The Right Move home-moving company has a variety of cardboard packing boxes available for use. The packing boxes shown here are similar figures. What is the volume of the larger box? Show your work and explain how you arrived at your answer by applying the scale factor rule of volume.

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    what is the scale factor?

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    ratio sides = 1:3 so ratio of volumes = 1:3^3 = 1:27 vol of smaller = 1 so volume of larger box = 27 cu ft

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    thank you

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    superhero

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