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2 regular hexagonal prisms are similar. The areas of their bases are 25 and 18. The height of th larger prism is 10. What is the volume of the smaller prism?

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asked by scott
  1. x = height of smaller prism.

    18/25 = x/10

    Using this value, calculate the volume.

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