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anonymous
 one year ago
If a polyhedron has a volume of 23cm^3 and is dilated by a factor of 1/5, what will be the volume of the dilated polyhedron?
Round your answer to the nearest thousandth if necessary.
volume=_____
anonymous
 one year ago
If a polyhedron has a volume of 23cm^3 and is dilated by a factor of 1/5, what will be the volume of the dilated polyhedron? Round your answer to the nearest thousandth if necessary. volume=_____

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mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2If you dilate all linear dimensions of a solid by a factor of k, the area is dilated by a factor of k^2, and the volume is dilated by a factor of k^3.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so whats the answer? @mathstudent55

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2The dilation factor is 1/5 What is (1/5)^3 = ?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so whats the volume then?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Correct. Now multiply the original volume by 0.008 to find your answer.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.00.184 is that the volume?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Correct. 0.184 cm^3
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