Problem: A barrel of oil is exactly 42 gal. How many liters of oil are in a barrel?

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conversion factor: 

1 barrel = 42 gallon

1 gallon = 3.785 L


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A barrel of oil is exactly 42 gal. How many liters of oil are in a barrel?

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