# A box has dimensions of 17 inches long, 1.3 feet wide, and 8 inches high. What is the volume of the box?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 20, 2018

#### Explanation:

#"the volume of the box is found using the formula"#

#• " volume "=lbh#

#"where l is length, b is width and h is height"#

#"note that the dimensions must all be in the same units"#

#l=17,b=1.3xx12=15.6" and "h=8#

#"the dimensions are all now in inches"#

#rArr"volume "=17xx15.6xx8=2121.6" in"^3#