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Volume: Jack's Baseball Bat

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Jack is packing a box with some of his favorite baseball equipment. His largest item is his custom-sized bat, which he wants to put into the box diagonally. The height and length of the box are equal to $2$ and $4$ respectively.

If the volume is $24$, what is the longest the bat can be and still fit in the box?

A

$ 3 $

B

$ \sqrt{13} $

C

$ 2\sqrt{5} $

D

$ \sqrt{29} $

E

$ 5 $