# Question

In the Bible, Noah is instructed to build an ark 300 cubits long, 50.0 cubits wide, and 30.0 cubits high (Fig. 1.19). Historical records indicate a cubit is equal to half a yard.

(a) What would be the dimensions of the ark in meters?

(b) What would be the ark’s volume in cubic meters? To approximate, assume that the ark is to be rectangular.

(a) What would be the dimensions of the ark in meters?

(b) What would be the ark’s volume in cubic meters? To approximate, assume that the ark is to be rectangular.

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