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The area is the sum of the areas of the three rectangles:

\(\displaystyle{A}={\left({8}\right)}{\left({2}\right)}+{\left({3}\right)}{\left({2}\right)}+{\left({8}\right)}{\left({2}\right)}={16}+{6}+{16}={38}\) square feet.

So, the correct answer is choice A.

The area is the sum of the areas of the three rectangles:

\(\displaystyle{A}={\left({8}\right)}{\left({2}\right)}+{\left({3}\right)}{\left({2}\right)}+{\left({8}\right)}{\left({2}\right)}={16}+{6}+{16}={38}\) square feet.

So, the correct answer is choice A.