Maria's bathtub contains 60 gallons of water. She drains the tub at a rate of 12 gallons a minute. Write an equation to represent the number of gallons(g) remaining in the tub after(m)minutes. How...

Maria's bathtub contains 60 gallons of water. She drains the tub at a rate of 12 gallons a minute. Write an equation to represent the number of gallons(g) remaining in the tub after(m)minutes. How long will it take her to drain the tub at this rate?

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Volume of bath tub in gallons (V) = 60

Rate of draining water in gallons per minute (R) = 12

 

When time t = t min

Volume of water drained out in gallons = R*t

Volume of water drained out in gallons = 12t

 

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