aminah.love18

The diameter of a water tower tank is 14ft , and its height is17ft . What is the volume of water that can be stored in the tank?
(Use the value 3.14for Pi , and round your answer to the nearest cubic foot. Be sure to include the correct unit in your answer.)

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BasketWeave

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Do you know the formula for the volume of a cylinder?

aminah.love18

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yes

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I was hoping you'd tell me that formula, rather than just saying "yes" :)

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the formula is pi r squared h

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3.14*r^2*h

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OK, well done, you've inserted the value for pi. Can you also insert the value for h?

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that would be 17

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Great! And what do you think "r" is?

aminah.love18

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49

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That's r^2, right?

aminah.love18

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oh the answer would be 2616

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dont forget units! 2616 what?

aminah.love18

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oh 2616ft^3

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yep!

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Well done!

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yay thankyou

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you're welcome! :D

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you're welcome :)