Imagine you have two sets of 8 blocks, each measuring 1 cm along each edge. You arrange one set into a large cube, 2 blocks × 2 blocks × 2 blocks. You arrange the other set into a straight beam, 1 block × 8 blocks. Compared with the beam, the large cube has.

samevolume but a smallersurfacearea.## What is a rectangle?

geometryin which the angle between the adjacent sides is 90degrees. It is a type of quadrilateral. The area occupied by therectanglein two-dimensional planner geometry.rectanglecan be calculated using the following formula:blocks, each with an edge measurement of 1 cm. Twoblocksare placed on top of two other blocks to form a bigcube. You assemble the second set into a 1-by-8-block straightbeam.volumeis the same.samevolume but a smallersurfacearea.rectanglehere: