algebra
posted by lynn .
we have a cube shaped box with a volume of 125 cubic centimeters. what is the least amount of wrapping paper you would need to wrap the box?

125 = 5 * 5 * 5, so each side is 5 cm.
The cube has 6 sides, each 5 by 5 cm.
You should be able to solve it from this.
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

math
Alex must wrap two boxes. Both boxes are right rectangular prisms. The smaller box has a length of 12 inches. The larger box is similar to the first and has a length of 48 inches. Find the ratio of the amount of paper needed to wrap … 
math/geometry
Two boxes must be wrapped. Both boxes are right rectangular prisms. The smaller box has a length of 12 inches. The larger box is similar to the first and has a length of 48 inches. Find the ratio of the amount of paper needed to wrap … 
Algebra
You have to wrap gift boxes for your club project. Each box is 4.5 inches wide, 7 inch long, and 4 inches tall. What size sheet of wrapping paper do you need to cut to cover the box? 
Algebra Word Plob..PLEASE HELP
You have to wrap gift boxes for your club project. Each box is 4.5 inches wide, 7 inch long, and 4 inches tall. What size sheet of wrapping paper do you need to cut to cover the box? 
Math
You have to wrap gift boxes for your club project. Each box is 4.5 inches wide, 7 inch long, and 4 inches tall. What size sheet of wrapping paper do you need to cut to cover the box? 
Math
Minh is covering a necklace box with gift wrap. The necklace box is 15 centimeters long, 8 centimeters wide, and 2 centimeters high. What is the minimum surface area of the paper that will cover the necklace box? 
5th grade math
Nora is making a donation box for her store. She wants to wrap a cardboard box with decorative paper. She is wrapping the sides and the bottom of the box and uses the expression below to find out how many square feet of paper she will … 
Math
I bought a gift wrapping paper whose length is 1 m and breadth is 20 cm if I wants to wrap a box in the shape of a cube with an edge measuring 15 cm how much paper will be left with me. 
calculus
hey can someone help me with these i need help Consider the curve given by x2 + sin(xy) + 3y2 = C, where C is a constant. The point (1, 1) lies on this curve. Use the tangent line approximation to approximate the ycoordinate when … 
math
sam uses a square wrapping sheet to wrap a gift box. The dimension of the wrapping paper are 25×25. calculate the number of wrapping sheets required to cover one gift box.