Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

ameryn.love17

  • 4 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.

  • This Question is Closed
  1. GuzmanS
    • 4 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    7 minutes if you round down, 8 if you round up.

  2. ameryn.love17
    • 4 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    ook thanks

  3. GuzmanS
    • 4 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

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

  4. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy