Volume word problems: fractions & decimals

Practice solving volume word problems involving objects like fish tanks, truck beds, and refrigerators. 

Problem

Jeff and George each have a box of popcorn.
Whose box holds more popcorn?
Please choose from one of the following options.
How much more popcorn does the bigger box hold than the smaller box?
  • Your answer should be
  • an integer, like 6
  • a simplified proper fraction, like 3, slash, 5
  • a simplified improper fraction, like 7, slash, 4
  • a mixed number, like 1, space, 3, slash, 4
  • an exact decimal, like 0, point, 75
  • a multiple of pi, like 12, space, p, i or 2, slash, 3, space, p, i
c, m, start superscript, 3, end superscript
J, e, f, f, apostrophe, s, space, p, o, p, c, o, r, n, space, c, o, n, t, a, i, n, e, r, colon
G, e, o, r, g, e, apostrophe, s, space, p, o, p, c, o, r, n, space, c, o, n, t, a, i, n, e, r, colon