Gift box

A gift box has dimensions of: 8 1/2 inches, 5 1/2 inches, and 2 1/2 inches, respectively. How many cubes with side lengths of 1/2 inches would be needed to fill the gift box?

Correct answer:

n =  935

Step-by-step explanation:

x=812=8+12=8 2+12=172=8.5 in y=512=5+12=5 2+12=112=5.5 in z=212=2+12=2 2+12=52=2.5 in  a=12=0.5 in  n1=x/a=8.5/0.5=17 n2=y/a=5.5/0.5=11 n3=z/a=2.5/0.5=5  n=n1 n2 n3=17 11 5=935



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