Question
(a) Estimate the time it would take to fill a private swimming pool with a capacity of 80,000 L using a garden hose delivering 60 L/min. (b) How long would it take to fill if you could divert a moderate size river, flowing at $5000 \textrm{ m}^3\textrm{/s}$, into it?
1. $22 \textrm{ h}$
2. $0.016 \textrm{ s}$
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