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Find the area of a rectangular room measuring 8.5 m by 13.8 m . Express your answer with the correct number of significant figures.
Express your answer with the appropriate units. I solved for 44.6 m^2 but the answer came back as wrong. Are the units incorrect? 
 
 

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