Posted by **Keya** on Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 9:57pm.

The volume of a ball is 36 pi cm^3. Find the dimensions of a rectangular box that is large enough to hold the ball.

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**MathMate**, Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 10:02pm
The box to hold the ball must be cubic, and each side is equal to the diameter, or twice the radius, r.

Volume of a sphere (ball)

= 4πr³/3 = 36 π

r³= 36*3/4 = 27

r = 3

So please continue to figure out the size of the box.

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