College Math
posted by Anonymous .
a conical tank is 15 feet deep and has an open top whose radius is 15 feet. Assume that starting at t = 0 water is added to the tank at a rate of pi ft^3/hr, and water evaporates from the tank at a rate proportional to the suface area with the constant of proportionality being 0.01. The tank is assumed to be empty at time t = 0. Let V and h represent the volume and depth of water in the tank.
solve the equation dh/dt = (10.01h^2)/h^2

Differential equations 
drwls
Use separation of variables.
Integrate
dt = h^2/(10.01h^2) dh
with h = 0 at t = 0
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

calculusrate problem
A conical tank (with vertex down) is 10 feet acros the top and 12 feet deep. If water is flowing into the tank at a rate of 10 cubic feet per minute, find the rate of change of the depth of the water when the water is 8 feet deep. 
calculus
A conical tank( with vertex down) is 10 feet across the top and 18 feet deep. As the water flows into the tank, the change is the radius of the water at a rate of 2 feet per minute, find the rate of change of the volume of the water … 
Math
A conical water tank with vertex down has a radius of 10 feet at the top and is 29 feet high. If water flows into the tank at a rate of 10 , how fast is the depth of the water increasing when the water is 17 feet deep? 
calculus
A conical water tank with vertex down has a radius of 12 feet at the top and is 23 feet high. If water flows into the tank at a rate of 20 {\rm ft}^3{\rm /min}, how fast is the depth of the water increasing when the water is 17 feet … 
math  calc
A conical water tank with vertex down has a radius of 12 feet at the top and is 26 feet high. If water flows into the tank at a rate of 30 {\rm ft}^3{\rm /min}, how fast is the depth of the water increasing when the water is 12 feet … 
math  calc
A conical water tank with vertex down has a radius of 12 feet at the top and is 26 feet high. If water flows into the tank at a rate of 30 {\rm ft}^3{\rm /min}, how fast is the depth of the water increasing when the water is 12 feet … 
Math
A conical water tank with vertex down has a radius of 10 feet at the top and is 22 feet high. If water flows into the tank at a rate of 30 {\rm ft}^3{\rm /min}, how fast is the depth of the water increasing when the water is 14 feet … 
Math
A conical water tank with vertex down has a radius of 10 feet at the top and is 22 feet high. If water flows into the tank at a rate of 30 {\rm ft}^3{\rm /min}, how fast is the depth of the water increasing when the water is 14 feet … 
Calculus (math)
A conical water tank with vertex down has a radius of 12 feet at the top and is 23 feet high. If water flows into the tank at a rate of 20 {\rm ft}^3{\rm /min}, how fast is the depth of the water increasing when the water is 12 feet … 
math
A conical water tank with vertex down has a radius of 13 feet at the top and is 28 feet high. If water flows into the tank at a rate of 10 {\rm ft}^3{\rm /min}, how fast is the depth of the water increasing when the water is 17 feet …