# algebra 2

an empty swimming pool is shaped like a rectangular prism with a length of 18 feet and width of 9 feet. Once water begins to be pumped into the pool, the depth of the water increases at a rate of 0.5 foot hour. write a function d(t) that gives the depth in the pool after t hours

1. 👍
2. 👎
3. 👁
1. clearly, d(t) = 0.5t ft

1. 👍
2. 👎
2. 196

1. 👍
2. 👎

## Similar Questions

1. ### Math

A swimming pool is 40 feet long, 20 feet wide, 8 feet deep at the deep end, and 3 feet deep at the shallow end; the bottom is rectangular. If the pool is filled by pumping water into it at the rate of 40 cubic feet per minute, how

2. ### algebra

A rectangular swimming pool is twice as long as it is wide. A small walkway surrounds the pool. The walkway is a constant 2 feet wide and has an area of 196 square feet. Find the dimensions of the pool.: *

3. ### algebra

I have a rectangular prism with a volume of 48 cubic feet and a height of 3/4 foot. The base of the rectangular prism is not a square and the width is greater than 2 feet. What is the length and width of the rectangular prism?

4. ### Math

The length of a rectangular swimming pool is 6 feet more than twice its width. Find the length and width of the pool if its perimeter is 84 feet.

1. ### math - calculus

Suppose that water is pouring into a swimming pool in the shape of a right circular cylinder at a constant rate of 9 cubic feet per minute. If the pool has radius 3 feet and height 11 feet, what is the rate of change of the height

2. ### math

The perimeter of a rectangular pool is 84 feet. The width of the pool is half the length. What are the measurements of the rectangular pool?

3. ### math

The length of a rectangular swimming pool is 15 feet longer than the width. If the perimeter is 82 feet, then what are the length and the width?

4. ### math 61

write an equation and solve A rectanglar swimming pool has width of 25 feet and an area of 1250 square feet. What is the pool's length?

1. ### math

A swimming pool in the shape of a right rectangular prism measures 24 feet by 16 feet and is 4.5 feet deep across the entire pool. What is the volume of the swimming pool in cubic feet? --- cubic feet

2. ### Algebra

The width w of a rectangular swimming pool is x+4. the area a of the pool is x^3-13x+12. What is an expression for the length of the pool If you can help I would really appreciate it

3. ### Giyani high, math

The dimensions of a rectangular swimming pool are 10m by 6m, customers want the pool built 1/4 of the length and a third of its width wider. What are the new dimensions of the pool, calculate the area

4. ### Calc

An Olympic-sized swimming pool is a rectangular prism that is 50m long, 25m wide, lled with water to a depth of 1.5m. We are going to pump the water out of the pool with a pump that is 0.5 meters above the surface of the water.