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Someone please help me with this quesion.
A barrel contains 192 gallons of paint and is being drained at a constant rate of 11 gallons per minute.

Write an equation that number of gallons,g,after t minutes.

The equation that models the given situation is_______.

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    g = 192 - 11t

    Does this make sense?

    suppose it drained for 1 minute, how much will be left?

    after 2 minutes??

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    it makes sense thanks. I was in a panic thanks. I just started this class today.
    g=192-1t
    g=192-2t

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