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The diameter of the moon is approximately one fourth of the diameter of the earth. What fraction of the volume of the earth is the volume of the moon?

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The diameter of the moon is approximately one fourth of the diameter of the earth.

Let diameter of earth bed. So radius = d/2

Then, diameter of moon = d/2, radius = d/2/4 = d/8

Thus, the volume of moon is 1/64 of volume of earth.

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