Posted by **Jasmine07202006** on Thursday, October 19, 2006 at 11:55am.

Using this formula:

V=LWH

Find the volume(v)of a toy box with length (L) if 4ft, width(W)of 24in.,and height(H)of 30in.

My answer:Wouldn't it be the following;

V=(4)(24)(30)

V=2888

Please let me know if I am correct. I believe that the formula is V=L*W*H isn't it. Please help me solve it out if I'm wrong.

Yes, volume is L x W x H and you have multiplied the numbers correctly; however, the units must be the same. In your problem, the length is 4 FEET but the W and H are listed in INCHES. You must convert feet to inches or inches to feet before multiplying. The ocnversion yo make will depend upon the problem and how it wants the answered; i.e., in cubic inches or in cubic feet.

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- To DrBob202 - Bob, This is what you said to do but i'm still not getting the ...
- Algebra - The volume of a rectangular box is given by the formula V = lwh, where...
- Geometry - A pet store has various sizes of guinea pig cages. The diagram of the...
- Acc Algebra 2 - The length, width, and height of a rectangular box are ...
- math - cassidy has a box with a length of 4ft an a width of 3ft. If the volume ...
- 5th grade math - Im confused please help thank you To find the volume of a box, ...
- math - Which of the following is a formula for finding the volume of a cube? A. ...
- math - Juanita is packing a box that is shaped like a rectangular prism.The box ...
- MATH help - A box with no top is to be constructed from a piece of cardboard ...
- algebra - how would i work out the following problems solve each formula in ...