# A certain species of fish require 1.5 cubic feet of water per fish to maintain a healthy environment. What is the maximum number of fish you could put in a tank measuring 6 feet by 2 feet by 3 feet?

##### 1 Answer

Aug 6, 2018

#### Explanation:

First, we want to find how much the tank can hold in cubic feet, which would be given by

Now we can solve for how many fish can be in the tank with the expression

Tank space / space for one fish = # of fish

Since you cannot have