(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

The cereal box is a rectangular prism with a volume of 2500cm^2. The box is4 times as wide as it is deep, and 5 cm taller tan it is wide. What are the dimensions of the box.

2. Relevant equations

v = l x w x d

l = w + 5

3. The attempt at a solution

My problem is that I dont understand the wordings of the part I made italics. Does that part mean that the width is 4 times the depth or the depth is 4 times the width?

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