Jake is wrapping a gift that is in a box with the following dimensions. Length: 12 inches Width: 4 inches Height: 8 inches Havana is wrapping a gift whose box's
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Jake is wrapping a gift that is in a box with the following dimensions.
Length: 12 inches
Width: 4 inches
Height: 8 inches
Havana is wrapping a gift whose box's dimensions are all twice the length of the lengths in Jake's box.
How many times larger is the surface area of Havana's box than Jake's box?
Enter your answer as a number, like this: 42
HELP PLEASEEEEEEEE
Length: 12 inches
Width: 4 inches
Height: 8 inches
Havana is wrapping a gift whose box's dimensions are all twice the length of the lengths in Jake's box.
How many times larger is the surface area of Havana's box than Jake's box?
Enter your answer as a number, like this: 42
HELP PLEASEEEEEEEE
2 Answer

1. User Answers jessicad6890
Answer: 8
Stepbystep explanation: first multiply 12x4x8 for jakes gift. that is 384
then make each of the dimensions twice as large. so havanas dimensions would be. 24x8x16
24x8x16=3,072
last divide 3,072 by 384 and the answer would be 8
Havana's box is 8 times larger.

2. User Answers mt1198
I believe the answer is 8