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 2 years ago
The local zoo has two water tanks for the elephant exhibit that are leaking One water tank contains 12 gal of water and is leaking at a constant rate of 3 gal/h. The second water tank contains 8 gal of water and is leaking at a constant rate of 5 gal/h. When will the two tanks have the same amount of water? Explain. Let x = the number of hours the tanks are filling and let y = the number of gallons in the tank.
 2 years ago
The local zoo has two water tanks for the elephant exhibit that are leaking One water tank contains 12 gal of water and is leaking at a constant rate of 3 gal/h. The second water tank contains 8 gal of water and is leaking at a constant rate of 5 gal/h. When will the two tanks have the same amount of water? Explain. Let x = the number of hours the tanks are filling and let y = the number of gallons in the tank.

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zigzagoon2000
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0A. In 2 hours, because the solution to the system is (2,18). B. They will never have the same amount of water because the solution to the system is (–2,18). It is not possible to have time be –2 hours. C. In –2 hours, because the solution to the system is (–2,18). D. They will never have the same amount of water because the solution to the system is (–2,18). It is not possible to have –2 gallons in the tanks. A, B, C, or D? Please explain (:

NotTim
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the shear (?) size of this question and the following response may have scared off people

zigzagoon2000
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ah, ha.. good observation?

zigzagoon2000
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0any views for the answer?

moser90
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I have had this question on one of my test but I can not remember the answer what class is it for
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