Asked Jan 16, 2020

Sand falls from a conveyor belt at the rate of 10 m3/min onto the top of a conical pile. The height of the pile is always three-eighths of the base diameter. How fast are the (a) height and (b) radius changing when the pile is 4 m high? Answer in centimeters per minute.


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