Aquarium Tank Project

By: Cheyenne Cox and Kendall Jackson

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Fish

*Angelfish-tropical-peaceful with the same size fish, need at least 29 gallons of water and they also need décor. 

*Tetra-peaceful-and need at least 10 gallons of water.

*Fantail Goldfish-peaceful-need gravel or sand-décor, and need 29 gallons of water.

*Mickey Mouse Platy-tropical-peaceful-and need 10 gallons of water.

Tank Size

Deminsions: 36 inches long by 15 inches wide by 20 inches high

Volume in cubic inches: 10800 inches cubed

Gallons: 46.875 gallons of water

Gravel

Number of bags:14 bags

How many inches thick:2 inches thick

Volume of gravel:1,080 inches cubed

Tank decorations

Blue medium with rock base-$15.00

Peacock Fern 12"-$11.50

Coral Tall-$25.00

Castle Bridge-$30.00

Jungle Pod Medium-$12.00

Itemized Budget

Fish: Angelfish- cost $4.99 each- need 2- Total cost:$9.98

Fish: Tetra- cost $3.99 each- need 4- Total cost:$15.96

Fish: Fantail Goldfish- cost $3.39 each- need 2- Total cost:$6.78

Fish: Mickey Mouse Platy- cost $1.00 each- need 4- Total cost:$4.00

Medium Tank- cost for each was $225.00- number needed was 1- Total cost:$225.00

Water filter size 1003- cost $70.oo each- need 1- Total cost:$70.00

heater- cost $36.00 each- need 1- Total cost:$36.00

36"light- cost $50.00 each- need 1- Total cost:$50.00

Bright white gravel- $5.50 per bag - need 14 bags- Total cost:$77.00

Blue medium rock with rock base plant- cost $15.00 each- need 1- Total cost:$15.00

12"peacock fern plant- cost $11.50 each- need 1- Total cost:$11.50

Jungle pod medium- cost $12.00 each- need 1- Total cost:$12.00

Coral tall decoration- cost $25.00 each- need 1- Total cost:$25.00

Castle bridge decoration- cost $30.00 each- need 1- Total cost:$30.00

Total cost overall:$588.22

Equation representing total fish cost

2 Angelfish: 4.99 each

4 Tetra: 3.99 each

2 Fantail Goldfish: 3.39 each

4 Mickey Mouse Platy: 1.00 each

Equation: 4.99 x 2 + 3.99 x 4 + 3.39 x 2 + 1.00 x 4 = 36.72

Total expenses of fish: $36.72