A water tank is in the shape of an inverted cone with depth 10 meters and top radius 8 meters. Water is flowing into the tank at 0.1 cubic meters/min but leaking out at a rate of 0.001h(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); ^{2}cubic meters/min, where h is the depth of the water in the tank in meters. Can the tank ever overflow?

Can anyone help with this? The flowing in and leaking out is a bit confusing.

**Physics Forums | Science Articles, Homework Help, Discussion**

Join Physics Forums Today!

The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

# Homework Help: Related Rates and a Conical Tank

**Physics Forums | Science Articles, Homework Help, Discussion**