# A patient recovering from surgery is being given fluid intravenously. The fluid has a density of #1030# #kg##/##m^3# and #9.5 * 10^-4##m^3# of it flows into the patient every six hours. What is the mass flow rate in #kg##/##s#?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 8, 2016

#### Answer:

The mass flow rate is

#### Explanation:

Let's calculate the mass flow first.

We can use the density as a conversion factor to convert the volume to mass.

Next, convert the time to seconds.

Finally, we can calculate the mass flow rate.