# math

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I'm doing a unit on volume and surface area. So there's a diagram that shows a fish tank after a container of water is poured into the tank. How many containers of water are needed to fill the tank? What is the formula to finding this?

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#containers = tankvol/containervol

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this is do dumb whats the point of math am i right

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