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 3 years ago
Each dimension of a rectangular prism is increased by 30%. What percent of the original volume is the volume of the new prism?
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169%
9%
2.7%
219.7%
 3 years ago
Each dimension of a rectangular prism is increased by 30%. What percent of the original volume is the volume of the new prism? Answer 169% 9% 2.7% 219.7%

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Mertsj
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4you could try it and see.

Mertsj
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Now the question is : 52.728= what percent of 24 Let's translate that into an equation

Mertsj
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4There must be an easier way, would you agree?

sunsetlove
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2how did u get the other numbers did u make them up ?? they r not in the problem that why i couldnt get it

Mertsj
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4It said that each dimension was increased by 30%. That means that the new width is 100% of the old width plus another 30 %. That means the the new width is 130% of the old width.

Mertsj
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4So I converted 130% to a decimal and multiplied the old width by 1.3. That is the new width. Then I did the same with the length and height.

Mertsj
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4That's because I am old and have a lot of experience.

Mertsj
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Do you understand what I just explained? Because if you do, I want to show you an easier way.

sunsetlove
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2can i know the easier way ? i do understand but i do understand