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A shipping box shaped like a rectangular prism has a height of 6ft and a volume of 96ft3, what is the length and width of the base for the box? Show the description whit a grid.

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  1. 96/6 = 16

    All we know is that the base has an area of 16 ft^2. I'm sure you can some up with two factors of 16 which could be the length and width.

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