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a cubic crate with an edge length of 16 feet will be used to contain cubic wooden boxes. each wooden box has an edge length of 4 feet. how many wooden boxes can the crate contain?

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  1. one way: 16^3 = 4096
    4^3 = 64

    so, there are 4096/64 = 64 boxes

    or,

    each side of the crate holds 16/4 = 4 boxes. 4^3 = 64

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