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 2 years ago
Raynor has two closed rectangular prism recycling bins. The dimensions of the second recycle bin are onethird of the dimensions of the first recycle bin. Which statement is true about the surface area of the second recycle bin?
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It is onehalf of the surface area of the first recycle bin.
It is onethird of the surface area of the first recycle bin.
It is oneninth of the surface area of the first recycle bin.
It is oneeighteenth of the surface area of the first recycle bin.
 2 years ago
Raynor has two closed rectangular prism recycling bins. The dimensions of the second recycle bin are onethird of the dimensions of the first recycle bin. Which statement is true about the surface area of the second recycle bin? Answer It is onehalf of the surface area of the first recycle bin. It is onethird of the surface area of the first recycle bin. It is oneninth of the surface area of the first recycle bin. It is oneeighteenth of the surface area of the first recycle bin.

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jabberwock
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2When you take 1/3 of the dimensions, the surface area will be \[(\frac{1}{3})^2\] of the original area. This is because you have two dimensions. For a volume, the relationship would be cubed. 1/9 is your answer.

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 2 years ago
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