# SOLUTION: If you put a metal sphere with a 6' diameter into a tank that is 12' x 12' x 14', what is the volume of water that would overflow?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Volume Question 420796: If you put a metal sphere with a 6' diameter into a tank that is 12' x 12' x 14', what is the volume of water that would overflow?Answer by ilana(307)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!This has nothing to do with the volume of the tank. The volume of water that overflows will be the volume of the sphere, which is 4/3*pi*r^3, or 4/3*pi*27, or 36pi cubic feet.