in a shower , 5 cm of rain falls. find the volume of water that falls on 2 hectares of ground.

Asked by nmenghani | 13th Jan, 2010, 10:33: AM

Expert Answer:

1 hectares = 10000 m2 = 10000x100x100 cm2 = 109 cm2

Volume of water = AreaxRainfall

= 109 cm2 x 5 cm

= 50000 m3

= 50 x 106 lit  .........since 1000 lit = 1 m3

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Answered by  | 13th Jan, 2010, 10:44: AM

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