# Geometry

The side lengths of two different cubes are 25 cm and 35 cm. What is the ratio of the volume of the smaller to the volume of the larger (in simplest form)?

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1. (25/35)^3 = (5/7)^3

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posted by Steve
2. Volumes scale as the CUBES of corresponding lengths of similar figures

(25/35)^3 = (5/7)^3 = 125/343

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posted by Damon
3. thank you

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4. You are welcome.

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