# Mattie's house consists of two stories and an attic. The first floor is #8 5/6# feet tall, the second floor is #8 1/2# feet tall, and the entire house is #24 1/3# feet tall. How tall is the attic?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 28, 2018

The attic is

#### Explanation:

So the total house height is the first floor plus the second floor plus the attic

where

*SOLVE*

*common denominator*

To **check our work** ,

*common denominator*

Yep, we were right. So the attic is