- Will service arrive before the tank runs out of water?
- Write down a guess.
Note: I took this problem from the released 2016 Calculus AB AP exam. I honestly can’t remember Calculus, so feel free to suggest needed improvements!
Also, here are sample responses from College Board in case you’re interested.
3. What information would be useful to figure this out?
4. Write down some questions you have in your head right now.
5. For 0 ≤ t ≤ 8, is there a time t when the rate at which water is pumped into the tank is the same as the rate at which water is leaking from the tank? Explain.