## What dimensions of the box are required to fit the candle? An oblique candle with a volume of 270 cubic centimeters is 18 centim

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What dimensions of the box are required to fit the candle?

An oblique candle with a volume of 270 cubic centimeters is

18 centimeters tall. The width of the triangular candle base is

5 centimeters, and the width of the slanted candle is 7

centimeters.

5 by 6 by 18

7 by 6 by 18

5 by 3 by 18

7 by 3 by 18

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Answer:Step-by-step explanation:Volume of the candle:

V = B * h ( where B is the base area and h is the height )

270 = B * 18

B = 270 : 18

B = 15 cmÂ²

B = a * b / 2

B = 5 * b / 2

15 = 2.5 b

b = 15 : 2.5

b = 6 cm

Answer: B ) 7 by 6 by 18 cm.