Asked • 04/22/20

Word Problem Involving Tank of Water

A tank of water is in the shape of a cone (assume the “point” of the cone is pointing downwards) and is leaking water at a rate of 20 cm3/sec. The base radius of the tank is 1.5 meter and the height of the tank is 3 meters. When the depth of the water is 2 meters at what rate is the (a) depth changing and (b) the radius of the top of the water changing? Don’t forget units.




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Bob B. answered • 04/22/20

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