Sunday

April 20, 2014

April 20, 2014

Posted by **Mary** on Sunday, May 15, 2011 at 8:04am.

Is the new volume 8 times geater than original?

- algebra -
**Jai**, Sunday, May 15, 2011 at 9:00amrecall that the volume of a rectangular prism is given by

V = L*W*H

where

L = lenght

W = width

H = height.

if 4 is multiplied to both length and width, the new volume, V', is

V' = (4L)*(4W)*(H)

V' = 16*(L*W*H) or

V' = 16*V

thus the new volume is 16 times greater.

hope this helps~ :)

**Related Questions**

honors algebra - the volume V of a rectangular prism is given by V=lwh, where l ...

Geometry - A rectangular prism has a volume of 54 cubic centimeters. If the ...

math - A rectangular prism has a length of x+2, a width of x+1, and a height of ...

math - if a rectnagular prism has a height of h, the, width of the prism is six ...

math - rectangular prism with a volume of 72 cubic inches; sum of the 3 lengths ...

Maths - If a rectangular prism sides are increased by 2,3,4 cm to make a cube ...

geometry - Given a rectangular prism with dimensions w = 3, l= 4, and h = 6. If ...

Alg 1 - The length of a rectangular prism is four times the width. The height of...

math - The volume of a rectangular prism is 2x^3+5x^2+x-2. The height of the ...

algebra - i still dont get how do you divide (3q cubed +q+6)/(q-2) help!=] i ...