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A boiler room has the shape of a rectangular prism. The area of the floor of the room is 112 square feet. The length of the room is 2 feet more than twice the width. The height is 1 foot greater than the width.What is the volume of the room in cubic feet? Do not include units in your answer.

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A boiler room has the shape of a rectangular prism. The area of the floor of the room is 112 square feet. The length of the room is 2 feet more than twice the width. The height is 1 foot greater than the width.

What is the volume of the room in cubic feet? Do not include units in your answer.

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Step 1

Definition used:

The volume V of a rectangular prism of length l, width w, and height h is given by the formula

V whl
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V whl

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Step 2

Let m, n, p be the length, width, and height of the room respectively.

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It is given that length of the room is 2 feet more than twice the width, the area of the floo...

тп 3D 112
т%3D2+2n
р%31+п
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тп 3D 112 т%3D2+2n р%31+п

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