# SOLUTION: a kids pool holds 100 gallons of water. if water is leaking at the rate of 1/2 gallon per minute, how much water is left after a half hour?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Rate-of-work-word-problems Question 552384: a kids pool holds 100 gallons of water. if water is leaking at the rate of 1/2 gallon per minute, how much water is left after a half hour?Answer by mananth(12270)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!1/2 gallon / minute is drained in 30 minutes 30*1/2 = 15 gallons will leak 100-15=85 gallons will be left.