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ameryn.love17

  • 2 years ago

The gas tank of a truck is a cylinder 5ft long with a diameter of 1.5ft . At the gas station, a pump pours gas at the rate of 5ft^3 per minute. How many minutes does it take to fill the empty tank with that pump? Use the value 3.14 for Pi , and round your answer to the nearest minute.

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  1. GuzmanS
    • 2 years ago
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    7 minutes if you round down, 8 if you round up.

  2. ameryn.love17
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    ook thanks

  3. GuzmanS
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    To solve, use the formula for volume: pi*r^2*h, then divide by the rate they give you.

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