Box Folding: Gathering Data

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Before you begin with this page, be sure you have written some notes on your conversations previously.

Here are some ideas that typically come up:

pouring rice from one box to another
One way to compare the volumes is to take some space filling material like rice or puffed rice and pour it from one box to the next. What do you conclude about the volumes from this experiment?

Focusing on this last point, let's make a table.
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the next page to and print the table.