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# related rates calculus?

an angler hooks a trout and begins turning her circuar reel at 1.4 rev/s. Assume the radius of the reel (and the fishing line on it) is 2 inches.

Let R be equal the number of revolutions the angler has turned her reel and suppose L is the amount of line that she has reeled in. Find an equation for L as a function of R.

how fast is she reeling in her fishing line?

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- Anonymous10 months ago
Hint, think of the circumference the line is wrapping up on.

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