A car has travelled 60 kms at 60 kmph. It started its journey............How many litres of fuel does it leak per hour?

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A car has travelled 60 kms at 60 kmph.

It started its journey with 8 litres of fuel, but its tank has been leaking throughout its journey and is now dry.

The car completes 40 kms per litre.

How many litres of fuel does it leak per hour?

posted Nov 29, 2019

6.5 lph

Car was in travel for 60/60=1 hr
Fuel consumed- 60/40=1.5 l
Fuel lost 8-1.5=6.5 liters per hour

answer Nov 29, 2019

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