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 Question 287710: IF 12 lbs of fill creates an ideal 'thickness ratio' in a 6156 cubic-inch receptacle, how many lbs of fill will achieve the same 'thickness ratio' in a 6162 cubic-inch receptacle? ...an 8216 cubic-inch receptacle? ...a 9600 cubic-inch receptacle? Click here to see answer by rfer(12644)

 Question 288007: Using 3.14 for π, find the volume, correct to two decimal places, of a cone which is 3.5 ft in radius and 30 ft high Click here to see answer by stanbon(57214)

 Question 288246: A box with an open top is made from a rectangular piece of cardboard by cutting a square out of each corner and folding up the flaps to form the sides of the box. If the original piece of cardboard is 20 cm by 30 cm, and the squares that are removed each have an edge length of x cm, find a formula for the volume of the box. Thank you very much! Click here to see answer by stanbon(57214)

 Question 288373: A fence is to be built to enclose a rectangular area of 290 square feet. The fence along three sides is to be made of material that costs 4 dollars per foot, and the material for the fourth side costs 15 dollars per foot. Find the length L and width W (with W \leq L) of the enclosure that is most economical to construct. Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15623)

 Question 288695: A hemisphere has a radius of 2 cm. Whats the volume of the hemisphere in terms of pi? I got the actual answer but dont understand how to put it in terms of pi. Heres what i did: V=4/3*pi*(2*2*2)= 33.5101230666667 and then simplified that to: 33.51 i cut that i half so that id have a hemisphere instead of a sphere: 33.51/2= 16.755 how do i do this problem in terms of pi? Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 288767: I am unsure as to how to figure this problem out. Find to the nearest tenth the diameter of a spere with a volume of 64(pi) mm. Click here to see answer by richwmiller(9135)

 Question 289113: A spherical tank has a radius of 5 feet. How much water can you put into the tank. Click here to see answer by CharlesG2(828)
 Question 289113: A spherical tank has a radius of 5 feet. How much water can you put into the tank. Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 291105: a fish tank 10 by 14 by 12 inches high is the home of a large goldfish named columbia.she is taken out when her owner cleans the tank,and the water level in the tank 1/3 inch.what is the volume? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30955)

 Question 287416: What are the dimensions of a cylinder with the volume being 500. What are the dimensions of a pyramid with the volume being 600. What are the dimensions of a sphere with the volume being 700. Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30955)

 Question 291461: how does the volume of a prism change if each dimension of the prism is doubled Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30955)

 Question 291576: A box contains 24 identical cubes . how many cubes can be placed in another box each of whose dimensions is double that of the original box ? A 48 b 96 c 144 d 192 e not enough information Click here to see answer by richwmiller(9135)

 Question 291914: The diameter of the earth is approximately 7,920 miles; the diameter of the planet Jupiter (the largest planet in our solar system) is approximately 88,640 miles. How many times larger is Jupiter's volume? (Hint: Compare their volumes. Round your answer to the nearest whole number.) Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30955)

 Question 292024: A ball is placed snugly into the smallest possible box that will completely contain the ball. What percentage of the box is filled by the ball? Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 292895: how much water would it take to fill a pool that is 15' x 25' x 42" Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30955)

 Question 293184: A cylindrical oil tank has a diameter of 100 feet. What is the distance around the base of the tank? Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 293181: a rectangular box has a volume of 4 m^3. what is the volume of an identically shaped box whose surface area is four times as big ? Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15623)

 Question 293406: from a thin piece of cardboard 40in. by 40in., square corners are cut out so that the sides can be foled to make a box. what dimensions will yield a bos of maximum volume? what is the maximum volume? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57214)

 Question 293747: I need to build a container which will look like a cylinder. The volume is 720 cubic inches, the base is a circle, and the radius is 3 in. I know that the bottom of the figure is app. 19 in because I found the circumference of the circle to get the base. I am having trouble figuring out the height.. Please help Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30955)

 Question 293907: The height of a box is 7 inches. The length is three inches more than the width. Find the width & length if the volume is 756 cubic inches. Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6287)

 Question 293979: The equation for finding the volume of a sphere is so I have a question; what does the 4/3 stand for? Pi is equal to about 3.14 and I know tha r=radius which is half the diameter... but what about the 4/3? Is it some random number that just worked? This is the question that haunts me! Please help me! Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30955)

 Question 293982: what is the volume of a can of soup that has a height of 16cm and a diameter of 8cm? Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 293795: A fence is to be built to enclose a rectangular area of 290 square feet. The fence along three sides is to be made of material that costs 3 dollars per foot, and the material for the fourth side costs 15 dollars per foot. Find the length and width (with ) of the enclosure that is most economical to construct. Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15623)

 Question 294520: If Jose used 4 gallons of wood sealant to cover the hemispherical ceiling of his vacation home, how many gallons of wood sealant are needed to cover the floor? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30955)

 Question 294516: How much does a solid block of aluminum weigh if its dimensions are 4 cm by 8 cm by 20 cm? Click here to see answer by nyc_function(2733)

 Question 294614: A box has a volume of 144 cubic centimeters. Its height is 6 centimeters, and its width is 2 centimeters less than its length. Find the length of the box. Click here to see answer by TakeishaM(13)

 Question 294705: the volume of pyramid with squares base of side 6 cm each is 175 cm. calculate the height of the pyramid Click here to see answer by richwmiller(9135)

 Question 294985: Okay; You people lie. My question has not benn answered like you said it would be. Why would you lie to everybody? I could not study because of you. Everyone expects you guys to help and all you do is take people for granted, What jerks! If you really think about it that is the right word to be calling you guys. I'm sorry to tell you these TRUTHFUL words. You guys are welcome that you wasted my time waiting for an email with the answer that i was told i would get, but did i get that answer? I think not. Don't be expecting alot of people in your buisness if all you do is lie to them and don't give them what you pledge and they expected. Thank you. You wasted my time and alot of others too. You are NOT welcome for waisting mine and others personal hours. Good day to you. Click here to see answer by helpnalgebra(91)
 Question 294985: Okay; You people lie. My question has not benn answered like you said it would be. Why would you lie to everybody? I could not study because of you. Everyone expects you guys to help and all you do is take people for granted, What jerks! If you really think about it that is the right word to be calling you guys. I'm sorry to tell you these TRUTHFUL words. You guys are welcome that you wasted my time waiting for an email with the answer that i was told i would get, but did i get that answer? I think not. Don't be expecting alot of people in your buisness if all you do is lie to them and don't give them what you pledge and they expected. Thank you. You wasted my time and alot of others too. You are NOT welcome for waisting mine and others personal hours. Good day to you. Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 294977: What is the volume of a cylinder that has a heighth of 30 feet and a radius of 15 feet? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30955)

 Question 294999: A fish tank is in the shape of a rectangular prism. The dimensions of it are 45 inches wide by 28 inches tall by 32 inches tall. How much water (inches cubed) would be needed to fill it 3 inches from the top? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30955)
 Question 294999: A fish tank is in the shape of a rectangular prism. The dimensions of it are 45 inches wide by 28 inches tall by 32 inches tall. How much water (inches cubed) would be needed to fill it 3 inches from the top? Click here to see answer by richwmiller(9135)

 Question 295066: A Box is 25 Centermeter long, 2 diameter high and i diameter deep. aglean@ets.org Click here to see answer by richwmiller(9135)

 Question 295067: A Box is 25 Centermeter long, 2 diameter high and 1 diameter deep. Whats the volume of the box in cubic centermeter and in cubic diameter. Click here to see answer by richwmiller(9135)

 Question 295334: The area of a circle depends on the radius. Use the equation A(r) = r2 to compute A(6). Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)
 Question 295334: The area of a circle depends on the radius. Use the equation A(r) = r2 to compute A(6). Click here to see answer by richwmiller(9135)

 Question 295382: Radius of a sphere that will fit exactly into a cube have and edge of 42cm Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6287)

 Question 295402: give the dimensions of a box with a volume of 60 cubic inches. Click here to see answer by richwmiller(9135)

 Question 295427: a cylinder has a volume of about 500cm^3 and a height of 10 cm. What is the length of the radius to the nearest tenth of a cm? Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)