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Puzzle ID:#37613
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Difficulty:** (1.42)
Submitted By:The-stranger0Aus***




Andrew has a new 3 foot wide bookcase with two shelves, each 15 inches high. He plans to store his CD's on the shelves using new CD racks. Each CD rack is 17 inches wide and 7 inches high, and holds 3 stacks of 12 CD's.

Will Andrew have enough room for his 250 CD's in the bookcase if he uses the two shelves inside the bookcase and doesn't put any CD's on top of it? How many CD's will he be able to store?

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