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posted by kim .
you want to buy a pickup truck and are interested in one with a large carrying capacity. One model features a rectangular prismshaped cargo space, measuring 6ft by 10ft by 2ft;another has a space with dimensions 5ft by 11ft by 3ft. Which truck provides you with most carrying capacity (that is the most volume)Explain.

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Steve
well, which is larger?
6*10*2 = 120
5*11*3 = 165
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