### Home > CALC > Chapter 7 > Lesson 7.2.1 > Problem 7-66

7-66.

Set up an equation to represent the following situation. Be sure to define your variables.

The rate at which a bucket leaks water, in cm

^{3}/min, is directly proportional to the amount of water in the bucket at any given time. Homework Help ✎

In the function *y* = *kx*, *y* is directly proportional to *x*.

Amount of water in bucket: *w*(*t*)