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LESSON How do you find the volume of a rectangular prism. Volume of Rectangular Prisms 10.1
ADDITIONAL EXAMPLE 1 Find the volume of the rectangular prism. 18,900 cm 3
A storage unit is shaped like a rectangular prism. The storage unit has a volume of 205.11 cubic meters. It is 8.6 meters long and 5.3 meters wide. How tall is the storage unit? 4.5 m A ADDITIONAL EXAMPLE 2
10.1 LESSON QUIZ What is the volume of a rectangular prism that is 2.3 cm long, 1.4 cm wide, and 6 cm high? 7.9.A 19.32 cm 3 1. What shape can be formed from the net? rectangular prism 2.
3. 4.A box shaped like a rectangular prism has a base that is 8 in. by 6 in. The box has a volume of 168 in 3. Find the height of the box. 6 ft 2 The volume of a drawer shaped like a rectangular prism is 3 ft 3. The drawer is foot tall. What is the area of the base of the drawer?
A cube has 6 sides, or faces. Each of the 6 faces is a square. The cube at the right measures 3 units on each edge. a.How many small cubes make up the large cube? b.If the large cube is painted, how many small cubes will be painted on 3 faces? on 2 faces? on 1 face? not at all? 27 cubes 8 cubes; 12 cubes; 6 cubes; 1 cube
How do you find the volume of a rectangular prism? Sample answer: Substitute the dimensions into the formula for the volume. Then multiply.