Problem: The contents of one 40-lb bag of topsoil will cover 10. square feet of ground to a depth of 1.0 inch. How many bags areneeded to cover a plot that measures 200. by 300. m to a depth of 4.0 cm?

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(massvolume)1=(massvolume)2mass2=mass1×volume2volume1


Volume=l×w×h=Area×depth

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The contents of one 40-lb bag of topsoil will cover 10. square feet of ground to a depth of 1.0 inch. How many bags are
needed to cover a plot that measures 200. by 300. m to a depth of 4.0 cm?

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