Posted by Amy on Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 11:21am.
The Great Pyramid of Cheops has a square base of 771 ft on a side and a height of 486 ft. How many rooms 25 ft x 20 ft x 8 ft would be needed to have a volume equivalent to that of the Great Pyramidâ€™s?

math  Ms. Sue, Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 11:30am
Pyramid:
V = (b^2 * h) / 3
V = (594,441 * 486) / 3
V = 96,299,442 sq. ft.
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Room:
V = LWH
V = 25 * 20 * 8
V = 4,000 sq. ft.
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96,299,442 / 4,000 = ?________ rooms
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