# Measuring the Volume of a Rectangular Prism

- Author:
- Amy Dollin, John Ulbright

## Cubirocks Galore- A fun game of estimating the volume of cubes

## Volume Task

## Complete the following volume task using the Lengh, Width and Height sliders above

**Scenario:
Billy is having trouble finding a suitable fish tank. The volume of the fish tank is 30 cm****3**
**Task:
Look at the following sheet below titled 'Billy's fish-tanks choices' and create 3 tanks using the measurements and the sliders above. Choose the fish-tank that has a volume of 30cm3 and answer the following questions.
Questions
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1. Which fish-tank should Billy buy and why?
2. Record the length, width and height of the fish tank you have chosen (this is outlined on the 'Billy's Fish-tank choices'sheet below).
3.How many layers does your chosen fish tank have?
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