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<Directions : Read the problem and choose the best answer. Keep in mind that you must show/justify why you chose that answer> A bakery sells two types of cakes that are shaped like rectangular prisms. The larger cake has a volume of 720 cubic inches. The smaller cake that are half the size of the larger cake. What is the volume in cubic inches of the smaller cake? a. 90 in^3 b. 120 in^3 c. 240 in^3 d. 360 in^3

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  1. rachel/411
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    @AriPotta

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    |dw:1354929324623:dw|

  3. AriPotta
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    so if one cake has a volume of 720, and the other has half the dimensions of the other one, what's the volume?

  4. rachel/411
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    720/2 u mean?

  5. AriPotta
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    no

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    |dw:1354929477860:dw|

  7. rachel/411
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    oh. so, lemme c. brb

  8. rachel/411
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    mk. i think it is D.

  9. AriPotta
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    no. what's 720/8?

  10. rachel/411
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    90. srry

  11. AriPotta
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    so it's a :)

  12. rachel/411
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    thanks:))) for some reason i insisted on 1/2

  13. rachel/411
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    *bangs head on wall*

  14. AriPotta
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    because the dimensions were halved :)

  15. rachel/411
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    ok. sorry.

  16. rachel/411
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    and tnx:)

  17. rachel/411
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    next q comimg up.. plus more medals:)

  18. rachel/411
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    tho ive a q

  19. rachel/411
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    how is it 1/8?

  20. AriPotta
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    because if you look at the picture, it proves that it's 1/8

  21. rachel/411
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    lemme look again

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    |dw:1354930159525:dw|

  23. rachel/411
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    is it bcuz the small one is v=1 and the second one v=8?

  24. AriPotta
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    yes

  25. rachel/411
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    ooooh mk

  26. rachel/411
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    i draw the cubes,yes ?

  27. AriPotta
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    the original had a volume of 8. the one with halved dimensions had a volume of 1

  28. AriPotta
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    if you need to

  29. rachel/411
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    ok

  30. rachel/411
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    tnx again

  31. AriPotta
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    no problem

  32. rachel/411
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    :))

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