Subject: Humpback Whales-average dimensions

Courtney Stirling Casey (stirling@gsosun1.gso.uri.edu)
Fri, 31 Oct 1997 09:00:50 -0500 (EST)

The dimensions for humpbacks vary, but a good estimate for the average
(assuming the whale is box shaped) would be 10 -12 feet high, 8-10 feet
wide, and 45 feet long.  Good luck with your estimation problem

Courtney


On Thu, 30 Oct 1997 Bonsious@aol.com wrote:

> Date: Thu, 30 Oct 1997 08:48:15 -0500 (EST)
> From: Bonsious@aol.com
> To: stirling@gsosun1.gso.uri.edu, pita@whale.wheelock.edu
> Subject: Humpback Whales
> 
> 	I'm a twelve year old middle school student in Tucson, AZ. I was recently
> given the assignment of finding he number of humpbacks   able to fit
within my
> schools academic building. To find this solution I need the height, length,
> and width of an average sized adult humpback whale.
> 	Although I was given this project today, a few days is all the time allowed
> to find a solution, so a prompt reply is appreciated.
> 													 		
> 				Thank you very much for your help,
> 		
> 											Francis M.
> 
>