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Answer to Question #2 Sat. May 22

Question #2 What is the production of dry algae in:

LBS. PER MINUTE?

3,085.5 Lbs./minute of CO2 (from line 3, question #1)
./. 2.8 lbs. CO2 per 1 lb algae produced(./. means divide)
=1,101.9 lbs. of dry algae/ minute

TONS PER MINUTE?

1,101.9 lbs, dry algae per minute
./. 2,000 2.000 lbs. = 1 ton
= .55095 tons per minute of dry algae

TONS PER DAY?

.55095 tons per minute
X 1,440 minutes per day
= 793.368 tons per day

TONS PER YEAR?

793.368 tons per day
X 365 days per year
=289,579 tons per year of dry algae
Sat May 22 2010 08:29:27 AM by SAMDevelopment 1394 views
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