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aminah.love18

  • 4 years ago

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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  1. BasketWeave
    • 4 years ago
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    Do you know the formula for the volume of a cylinder?

  2. aminah.love18
    • 4 years ago
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    yes

  3. BasketWeave
    • 4 years ago
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    I was hoping you'd tell me that formula, rather than just saying "yes" :)

  4. Cloverpetal
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    the formula is pi r squared h

  5. aminah.love18
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    3.14*r^2*h

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

  7. aminah.love18
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    that would be 17

  8. BasketWeave
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    Great! And what do you think "r" is?

  9. aminah.love18
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    49

  10. BasketWeave
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    That's r^2, right?

  11. aminah.love18
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    oh the answer would be 2616

  12. Cloverpetal
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    dont forget units! 2616 what?

  13. aminah.love18
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    oh 2616ft^3

  14. Cloverpetal
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    yep!

  15. BasketWeave
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    Well done!

  16. aminah.love18
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    yay thankyou

  17. Cloverpetal
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    you're welcome! :D

  18. BasketWeave
    • 4 years ago
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    you're welcome :)

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