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There is a container shaped like a right rectangular prism. The dimensions are 5 in by 2 in by 3 in. Which expression can be used to determine the volume?
a) 2(5) + 2(3) + 2(2)
b) 5 + 3 + 2
c) 2(3 x 5) + 2(2 x 3) + 2(2 x 5)
d) 5 x 3 x 2

Rick has a magnet shaped like a right rectangular prism which is 8 cm long, 4 cm wide, and 2 cm high. What is the volume in cubic cm?
a) 64
b) 72
c) 80
d) 112

Adrian built a structure out of 10 congruent cubes. If each cube has a volume of 8 cu. centimeters, what is the total volume of the structure?
a) 10 cu. cm.
b) 21 cu. cm.
c) 80 cu. cm.
d) 140 cu. cm

There is a storage container with the dimensions 12 yds by 6 yds at its base, and is 8 yds high. What is the volume of it?
a) 26 square yards
b) 480 cubic yards
c) 576 square yards
d) 576 cubic yards

Tim has an aquarium that is 30 in x 12 in x 16 in. What unit of measurement should Tim use for volume?
a) cubic inches
b) square inches
c) cubic feet
d) pounds

Ron has a full box filled with wooden cubes. Each cube has a side length of 2 centimeters. Each layer has one side of 7 cubes and the adjoining side has 6 cubes. If the volume of the box is 1008 cu. cm., what is the height of the box in cm?
a) 78
b) 24
c) 6
d) 3

Amy has a cabinet that is 4 feet long, 3 feet wide, and 5 feet high. Which of the following is true about the cabinet?
a) The area of at least two sides of the cabinet is 25 cubic feet.
b) The volume of the cabinet is 60 cu. ft.
c) The area of the base of the cabinet is 14 feet.
d) The perimeter of the front is close to 14 square feet.

Harry built a sandbox with these dimensions: 5 feet long, 3 feet wide, and 2 feet deep. Which expression will give the volume of the sandbox?
a) 2(5 + 3)
b) 5 x 3 x 2
c) 5 + (3 x 2)
d) 2(5 x 3 + 5 x 2 + 3 x 2)

Josh was finding the volume of his Rubic's cube (toy) by counting. Which unit would be best to use for the volume?
a) cubic kilometers
b) square kilometers
c) cubic centimeters
d) square centimeters

Miles needs a box with a volume of 180 cubic inches to hold his marble collection. He found one with a length of 9 inches and a width of 5 inches. What should be the minimum height of the box to hold his collection?
a) 2 inches
b) 4 inches
c) 2 centimeters
d) 4 centimeters

Vickie made a planter box shaped like a right rectangular prism that is 24 in. wide, 30 in. long, and 12 in. high. She fills the bottom of it with 2,880 cu. in. of pebbles. What is the height of the pebbles?
a) 10 inches
b) 8 inches
c) 4 inches
d) 2 inches

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