Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Related Rates : Find the rate of increase in the height of a cone.

    Not what you're looking for? Search our solutions OR ask your own Custom question.

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 30 ft3/min and its coarseness is such that it forms a pile in the shape of a cone whose base diameter and height are always equal. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 10 ft high?

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 6, 2023, 1:42 pm ad1c9bdddf


    Solution Summary

    The rate of increase in the height of a cone is found. The solution is detailed and well presented.