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How large a surface are in units of square feet will 1 gallon of paint cover if we apply a coat of paint that is 0.15 centimeters thick?

2. Relevant equations

There is no shape given that the paint must cover to know which volume and area equation to use. There must be some equation I do not know involving volume, area and thickness to solve this problem.

3. The attempt at a solution

All I have been able to do is conversions to different units. I don't know where to begin. Thanks for any help you can give!

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# Homework Help: Finding area from volume and thickness

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