# Principles of Algebra - The Five Steps

by Hope Floyd
(Baton Rouge, La(U.S.A))

Use the five steps for problem solving to answer the following question. Please show all of your work.

The volume of a rectangular slab of concrete needs to exceed 72 cu. ft. If the length is 12 feet and the width is 8 feet, how thick does the concrete slab need to be?

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