a lake is surrounded by birds on all sides .a lotus flower is seen 1/2cubits above the water level,with the onset of the wind,the lotus flower sinks in the water 2cubits away from its place slowly. how deep is the water in the lake ?

Asked by lahari lahari | 4th Nov, 2014, 04:56: PM

Expert Answer:

H e i g h t space o f space f l o w e r space a b o v e space w a t e r space equals 1 half c u b i t s D e p t h space o f space f l o w e r space f r o m space i t s space c u r r e n t space s p a c e space equals space 2 space c u b i t s  D e p t h space o f space f l o w e r space i n s i d e space w a t e r space equals D e p t h space o f space f l o w e r space f r o m space i t s space c u r r e n t space s p a c e minus H e i g h t space o f space f l o w e r space a b o v e space w a t e r equals space 2 minus 1 half equals 3 over 2 c u b i t s T h e space f l o w e r space i s space 1 1 half c u b i t s space i n s i d e space w a t e r.

Answered by Prasenjit Paul | 4th Nov, 2014, 06:20: PM