Visual Conundrums

Packing them in

There are many visual conundrums and illusions in the A Hen and a Half book. This one looks at fitting shapes into other shapes.

You have 10 identical packages each a cube in shape with each side being 7cm

How can you pack all of these at one level, neatly into a bigger box being 26cm square by 7cm high?

Have a think before you look at the answer.