Before Mr. Thorpe got in the pool, the volume of water was cubic meters. After he gets in the pool, the volume is cubic meters. Where do you think that extra volume came from?
Mr Thorpe has arectangular lap pool that is 2 metres wide, 2 metres deep and 10 metres longwhich is filled to a depth of 1.7 m. Mr Thorpe climbs into the pool andsubmerges for ten seconds while his son measures the new depth at 173 cm.Calculate Mr Thorpe’s volume.