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anonymous
 4 years ago
Sergio has two similar cylindrical pots, Pot A and Pot B. The radius of Pot A is 15 inches, and the radius of Pot B is 3 inches. What is the ratio of the volume of Pot A to the volume of Pot B?
125 : 1
25 : 1
10 : 1
5 : 1
anonymous
 4 years ago
Sergio has two similar cylindrical pots, Pot A and Pot B. The radius of Pot A is 15 inches, and the radius of Pot B is 3 inches. What is the ratio of the volume of Pot A to the volume of Pot B? 125 : 1 25 : 1 10 : 1 5 : 1

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Directrix
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1125 : 1 ========== If two solids are similar, then the cube of their scale factor is the ratio of their volumes. The scale factor from A to B is 15/3 or 5/1. (5/1)^3 = Vol A/ Vol B 125 / 1 = Vol A/ Vol B
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