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How many cubes with 1/2 inch side lengths will fit inside a prism with a volume of 56 cubic inches?
I'm thinking 112, since 56 * 2 =112, but I'm not sure if that's the right thinking.

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  1. each 1" cube holds eight 1/2" cubes, not 2/

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  2. You don't say what kind of a prism.
    I will assume it is a rectangular prism, (fancy word for box)

    each cube has a volume of (1/2)^3 or 1/8 inches^3

    number that will fit the box = 56/(1/8)
    = 448 cubes

    e.g. the box could have been
    4 in by 7 in by 2 in
    for a volume of 56 inches^3

    since each cube is 1/2 inch, we could lay 8 along the width, 14 along the length, and stack them 4 high
    8x14x4 = 448

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  3. hey how do you find the area if a iphone

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