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A round tank hold 550 gallons filled to the brim. Its capacity is 10 gallons for every inch in height. How high is the tank in inches, in feet. How high would you fill it get to the 170 gallon level?

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    550/10 = 55 inches

    55/12 = 4.58 feet

    170 / 10 = _______ inches

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