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 Question 397130: how many gallons of water are in a box 4 foot by 4 foot by 5 inches deep thanks Click here to see answer by solver91311(16872)

 Question 397189: Harry has a large number of cubes, all with edges 3cm long.What is the greatest number of these cubes that he could fit into a) A Cubical box with all its internal edges 12cm long. b) A box in the shape of a cuboid with internal dimensions 17cm by 10cm by 8cm. Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 398051: find the volume of a fish tank that is 30 in by 20 in by 12 in? Click here to see answer by nerdybill(6951)

 Question 398130: A cylinder has a height of 16cm and the radius is 10cm.. So far all I know pie*radius(squared) So 3.14*10=31.40.. Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6625)
 Question 398130: A cylinder has a height of 16cm and the radius is 10cm.. So far all I know pie*radius(squared) So 3.14*10=31.40.. Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 398305: I need to find the total volumn in a 136" diameter sphere. Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 398555: if a cylendrical water bottle has a radius 4 centimeters and length of 12 centimeters, how many cubic centimeters of water will it hold? Click here to see answer by checkley79(3050)

 Question 398991: A box is 24 sq cm in area. The volume of the box is 240 cu cm. What is the height of the box? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 399170: whats the volume of a cone with a radius of 12inches anda height of 20 inches? Click here to see answer by robertb(4012)

 Question 399060: A rectangular prism has a surface area of 256 sq in. What is the maximum volume it can hold? Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 399225: What is the volume of a pyramid that is 3.5 by 3.5 feet with a height of 4 feet? Click here to see answer by ak21(6)

 Question 399412: Whats the volume of one hemisphere that measures 8 ft. in diameter. Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 399411: Whats the volume of one hemisphere measures 8 ft. in diameter. Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 399245: A rectangular box with volume 18 cubic metres has a square base with side length x metres. Express the surface area S of the box as a function of x. Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15645)

 Question 399663: V= 1/3 pi r^2 h height is 24 and radius is 10, solve the equation. Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 399939: a soda can is 3cm high and has a radius of 7cm, how much water is needed to fill it? Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 400156: what is the circumference of d=8ft round to the nearest tenth Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 400216: how do i find the volume of a cylinder with a radius 5ft and a height 10ft using 3.14 as pie Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 400497: ice cube measures 3 cm on each side contains how many cubic centimeters of ice? Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 400502: volume of a can with a diameter of 5 cm and height of 8 cm? Click here to see answer by rfer(12654)

 Question 400545: the diameter of the of a well is 6ft. and the water is 7ft. how many gallons of water are there in the well, reckoning 7.48 gal. to the cubic foot? Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 400556: a paint manufacturer desires a cylindrical steel drum to hold 50 gal. of roof paint. For convenience in handling, it is found necessary to limit the inside diameter to 2 1/2ft. find the height of the drum desired. (one gal. =231 cu. in.) Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9664)

 Question 400678: Preping for the Airforce Officer Qualifying Test (AFOQT) Please help with Geometry I have not taken geometry in twelve years and Im taking the test tomorrow; if you help me I will be forever greatful and will remember your site when I make officer!!! here are some practice problems: 21. How many gallons of fuel will be contained in a rectangular tank that measures 2 feet in width, 3 feet in length, and 1 foot 8 inches in depth (7.5 gallons = 1 cubic foot)? a. 110 b. 75 c. 66.6 d. 55 e. 45 22. A rectangular bin 4 feet long, 3 feet wide, and 2 feet high is solidly packed with bricks whose dimensions are 8 inches by 4 inches by 2 inches. The number of bricks in the bin is.... a. 54 b. 324 c. 648. d. 1072 e. 1296 Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 400877: if a box is 5 ft wide 4 feet long and 2 feet high, what is the volume Click here to see answer by Fombitz(13828)

 Question 401292: How many gallons of gas( petrol) will a cylindrical tank 34" x 56" hold ? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 401361: How many cubic inches of air can a fully inflated basketball hold if its radius is 4.5 inches? Give solution accurate to the nearest hundredth. Include correct units with your solution. Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 401462: How many cubic feet of bean bag beans do I need to fill a 40" round X 7" deep dog bed? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 401504: Find the maximum number of goldfish you can put in a cylindrical tank whose diameter is 8 meters and whose height is 3 meters if each goldfish needs 2 cubic meters of water. Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6625)

 Question 401624: What is the difference in volume in a 8 inch square pan and a 10 inch square pan. Assume each pan is 3 inches high. Click here to see answer by rfer(12654)

 Question 402141: 1)a solid rectangular block of copper 5cm by 4cm by 2cm is drawn out to make a cylindrical wire of diameter 2 mm. Calculate the length of wire. 2)water flows through a circular pipe of internal diameter 3cm at a speed of 10cm/s. If the pipe is full, how much water flows from one pipe in one minute ( answer in liters) Show working out. Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 402205: A 9in by 9in by 12in jar in the shape of a rectangular prism is completely filled with gum balls of diameter 3/4 inch. Estimate the number of gum balls in the jar, and explain your reasoning. Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 402274: If L = 9 inches, W = 2 inches, and H = 3 inches, what is the volume of the rectangular box Click here to see answer by sofiyac(695)

 Question 402202: One of Ms. Barney's students found a figurine in the school room closet. It looked like it was made of silver. Ms. Barney decided to make a math and science lesson out of this experience. They wanted to determine if the figurine was pure silver. The class looked up the density of silver in their chemistry book and found that the density of silver was 10.5g/cm3. They weighed the figurine on the class balance scales and found that it weighed 300 grams. They dropped the figurine into a graduated cylinder of radius 4 cm. The water level rise 1.5 cm. Is the figurine pure silver? Justify your answer! Is the material of the figurine heavier or lighter per cm than silver? Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15645)

 Question 402702: rain which falls onto a flat rectangular surface of length 6 m and width 4 m is collected in a cylinder of internal radius 20 cm. What is the depth of water in the cylinder after a storm in which 1 cm of rain fell? Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 402742: rain which falls onto a flat rectangular surface of length 6 m and width 4 m is collected in a cylinder of internal radius 20 cm. What is the depth of water in the cylinder after a storm in which 1 cm of rain fell? Please show working out. Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 402870: Two pyramids are similar. The dimensions of the first pyramid are cut in half to create the second pyramid. The volume of the first pyramid is 50 in3. Find the volume for the second pyramid. "I know the formula for finding the volume, but I am just stumped on how to work this backwards - if that is the best way forward." Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 402943: how many gallons of water does it take to fill a 30 inch by 50 foot cylinder Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 403449: what is the volume of a cylinder with a radius of 6 and a height of 20? Click here to see answer by Mr.Math(29)

 Question 403819: I need to make a cylinder where the radius is half the height. I can use 1 metre of metal to make the cylinder. What is the maximum volume possible? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 403856: My question is how do you find the total volume for a solid with the help of algebra. for example a square pyramid and all the measurements just equal to m. how exactly do i do it Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15645)

 Question 404437: A swimming pool in the shape of a right rectangular prism is 30 m X 15 m. If it is 3 m deep throughout, how many liters of water does it hold? Click here to see answer by rfadrogane(214)
 Question 404437: A swimming pool in the shape of a right rectangular prism is 30 m X 15 m. If it is 3 m deep throughout, how many liters of water does it hold? Click here to see answer by angelmidnight(6)

 Question 404551: A rectangular box has dimensions 2 cm, 4 cm, and 6 cm. How many cubes having 2-centimeter sides can be placed into the box? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57282)

 Question 404636: calculate the volume in gallons of cylindrical tank with 46" base diameter and 70"hight. Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

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