# SOLUTION: A rectangular box has dimensions 2 cm, 4 cm, and 6 cm. How many cubes having 2-centimeter sides can be placed into the box?

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 Question 404551: A rectangular box has dimensions 2 cm, 4 cm, and 6 cm. How many cubes having 2-centimeter sides can be placed into the box?Answer by stanbon(57290)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!A rectangular box has dimensions 2 cm, 4 cm, and 6 cm. How many cubes having 2-centimeter sides can be placed into the box? ------- Volume of the box: 2*4*6 = 48 cm^3 ---- Volume of the cube: 2*2*2 = 8 cm^3 --- # of cubes in the box: 48/8 = 6 ============ Cheers, Stan H. ============