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convert sq. meters to cubic meters

PostPosted: Mon Aug 09, 2010 1:30 am
by jim
Convert 27,980 sq. meters to cubic meters

Re: convert sq. meters to cubic meters

PostPosted: Tue Aug 10, 2010 11:25 am
by Dirtman
jim wrote:Convert 27,980 sq. meters to cubic meters


Square meters is an area, which is two-dimensional. Cubic meters is a volume, a three-dimensional object. Before you can determine volume, you need at least three-dimensions . . . length, width and depth (at a minumum).

27,980 m2 * 0 m = 0 m3
27,980 m2 x 0.5 m deep would be 13 990 m3.