# A room of dimensions 8 m x 5 m has a verandah all around it

A room of dimensions 8 m x 5 m has a verandah all around it. If the width of verandah is 2 m, then its area in m^{2} is ………..

(a) 30

(b) 68

(c) 40

(d) 18

^{2} is ………..

(a) 30

(b) 68

(c) 40

(d) 18