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A cylindrical can containing three tennis balls fits tightly in a rectangular box. What percent of the volume of the box is taken up by the cylinder?

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  1. anonymous
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    i know the answer is 87.5 percent but need the process

  2. phi
    • one year ago
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    first , draw a picture (if you can)

  3. phi
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    |dw:1439851391614:dw|

  4. phi
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    if the cylinder has a radius of r, the box has sides 2r both have the same height "h" next, what is the formula for the volume of the cylinder? and what is the formula for the volume of the "prism" (i.e. box) ?

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