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for many skyscrapers, the height of one story is equal to about 12 feet.
(a. write an expressing that approximates the height in feet of a skyscraper that is s stoires tall.

(b. estimate the hieght in feet of skyscrapers that are 20, 24, 28, and 32 stories tall.
pls show me the formula for this so i can work it out..thank u

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    A0 h=12s

    b)just plug in those numbers for s:)

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    thx

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    wait, i have to multiply those numbers by 12 right

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    yea;)

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    okay thank you...my answers are 12(20)=240, 12(24)=288, 12(28)=336, 12(32)=384...are they correct?

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