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A 1.6-cm-thick wood floor covers a 4.0m×5.5m room.

The subfloor on which the flooring sits is at a temperature of 16.2 celsius degrees, while the air in the room is at 19.1 celsius degrees. What is the rate of heat conduction through the floor? Use 0.200 W/m⋅K for the thermal conductivity of wood.

Express your answer using two significant figures.

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