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What you will learn from this videoWhat you will learn
- VOLUME is the amount of space inside a 3D object.
- That the formula for finding the volume of a rectangular prism is length x width x height!
- And we'll see that this knowledge can help us take care of pets, ship things in the mail and even rescue animals.
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