Volume word problems: fractions & decimals

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


The Jones family is moving, and they need a truck with at least 40 cubic meters of space. The moving trucks they have to choose from are shown in the table below.
Which is the smallest truck that they can use?
Please choose from one of the following options.
Moving truck storage dimensions
Length left parenthesis, m, right parenthesisWidth left parenthesis, m, right parenthesisHeight left parenthesis, m, right parenthesis
Small truck433, start fraction, 1, divided by, 2, end fraction
Medium truck53, start fraction, 1, divided by, 3, end fraction4
Large truck6, start fraction, 1, divided by, 4, end fraction44