Question

The Rock has an 88-gallon fish tank. When it needs to be cleaned, it can be drained at a rate of 6 gallons per minute. Show all work. Complete sentence for each question.

first part: Assuming the tank was full, write a function in the form y=mx + b that represents the amount of water in the tank, Y, after X minutes. You will need to know the initial value and the rate of change.

second part: How long has the tank been draining for if it has 34 gallons left?