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Question:

Water runs from a pump at a rate of 1.5 gallons per minute. At this rate, how long would it take to fll a tub with a 150-gallon capacity?

A 100 minutes
Explaination

The time it would take to fill the tub can be found by dividing the number of gallons the tub can hold by the rate the water runs from the pump. This is represented by 150 gallons รท 1.5 gallons per minute = 100.