What is the depth of

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A tank holds 120,000 gallons and is 120 feet long and is 25 feet wide. What is the depth of the tank in feet?

Oct 3rd, 2015

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1 Gallon [Fluid, US] = 0.133680556 Cubic Feet

120000 gallons = 0.133680556*120000 cubic feet

                         =16041.66672 cubic feet


volume = length* width*depth

16041.66672 = 120*25*depth

3000*depth = 16041.66672

                   = 5.3472 feet........................................answer

                  = 5.35 feet.............................................answer( rounding off)


 depth of the tank in feet = 5.35 feet

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