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Every Student Needs 200 Cubic Feet of Air

Every Student Needs 200 Cubic Feet of Air

“An ideal room should provide fteen square feet of floor space for each pupil and a supply of 200 cubic feet of air per minute for every person room. Such provisions would ensure the free movement of every child and a wholesome amount of air. In France, the perfect school room, it is thought, should have a window area equal to one-fourth the floor space. It is also thought best to have individual seats and desks for the pupils.”


Scientific American, April 1895


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