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A cooking pot used in the cafeteria weighs 64 pounds when it is filled with soup. How much would a smilar pot witha scale factor of 1/2 weigh when filled with the same soup?

would you just do 64 divided by 2? If not then what do i do?

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  1. (1/2)(1/2)(1/2) = 1/8
    64/8 = 8

    half the height, half the length, half the width

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