Posted by **Gina** on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 2:05pm.

I need to do a project to figure capacity volume of a stationary cabinet with three shelves. I am confused about how to figure this with the shelves.

- Math -
**Steve**, Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 5:34pm
consider each shelf as a small solid with width and depth and thickness. Then you can figure its volume and subtract it from the inside volume of the station**e**ry cabinet.

- Math -
**Gina**, Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 8:32pm
Is capacity done the same way? I am confused about the difference between Volume and capacity. Thanks so much for your help!

- Math -
**Steve**, Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 4:06am
volume is the same as capacity.

"capacity volume" is redundant

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- Math - How do I figure capacity of a cupboard with shelves?
- math - Juan measured the location for the bookcase and realized that his shelves...
- Math - Information: Juan plans to build a bookcase t store his paperback books, ...
- math - Emory is mounting 3 shelves of 12 3/4 in apart on a wall. If each board ...
- Math Word Problem - I asked my teacher, and my teacher said it had 3 shelves.. A...
- algebra - Carlos is arranging books on shelves? He has 24 novels and 16 ...
- Maths - A bookshelf has 5 shelves its made from wood that is 30 mm thick and the...
- Math - In a certain Library, there are r bookcases with s shelves in each book ...
- 6th grades math - Alyssa's shelves hold 31 books each. How many shelves will ...
- math - Juan has measured the location of his bookcase and realized that he could...

More Related Questions