Identifying Verbal Descriptions

Leaky Faucet

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Leaky Faucet

Water is dripping rapidly from a faucet into a tub.
You plug the drain to see how quickly the water accumulates in the tub.

The volume of water in the tub is proportional to the time that has passed since you plugged the drain.

  • When is this statement true? If it is never true, explain why.

Hint:

What would have to be true about the drips of water for the statement to be true?