**The Ark of the Covenant is described as a chest of acacia wood 2.5 cubits in length and 1.5 cubits in width and height. Given that a cubit is equivalent to 17.7 in., find the volume of the ark in cubic feet.**

**Answer:**

Length of the ark l = 2.5 cubits

Width of the ark b = 1.5 cubits

Height of the ark h = 1.5 cubits

The volume of the ark V = lbh