Elementary Geometry for College Students (6th Edition)

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Chapter 9 - Section 9.1 - Prisms, Area, and Volume - Exercises - Page 398: 42

Answer

18.75 gallons

Work Step by Step

24 in=2 ft 20 in=$\frac{5}{3}$ ft 9 in=$\frac{3}{4}$ ft V=2($\frac{5}{3}$)($\frac{3}{4}$) V=2.5 ft$^3$$\times$7.5 gal per ft$^3$ V=18.75
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