## anonymous 3 years ago What is the volume of the largest cylinder that can be inscribed in a cube whose volume is 8 cubic meters?

1. anonymous

1 cubic meter

2. anonymous

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3. agent0smith

Good setup, but it should be 2pi cubic metres for the volume. Volume of a cylinder is pi*r^2*h, r is 1m and h is 2m not 1m. $V = \pi r ^{2}h = \pi (1)^{2}(2) = 2 \pi m^{3}$