Here's the question you clicked on:
sunsetlove
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%
you could try it and see.
Now the question is : 52.728= what percent of 24 Let's translate that into an equation
There must be an easier way, would you agree?
how did u get the other numbers did u make them up ?? they r not in the problem that why i couldnt get it
It 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.
So 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.
That's because I am old and have a lot of experience.
Do you understand what I just explained? Because if you do, I want to show you an easier way.
can i know the easier way ? i do understand but i do understand