The Olympic Swimming Pool. Level 1 London 2012 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cZ-IkXqDoNY How long would it take to fill the London 2012 Olympic swimming pool with a garden hose pipe? With your partner think about what information you need and write down your ideas. Hose flow rate : 18 litres per minute. 50m 25m 2m 1 litre = 3 0.01m How many buckets would it take? A household bucket has a volume of 16 litres. 3 1 litre = 0.01m There is a river outside that the swimming pool has to be filled from. There are no hose pipes or pumps available. How long would it take to fill it with a bucket? With your partner think about what information you need and write down your ideas.