Volume - examples

  1. Gasoline tank 2
    fuel_pump2 A gasoline tank is 1/6 full. When 25 liters of gasoline were added, it became 3/4 full. How many liters more is needed to fill it? Show your solution.
  2. A pipe
    pipe1_1 A radius of a cylindrical pipe is 2 ft. If the pipe is 17 ft long, what is its volume?
  3. Hectoliters
    sudy_4 How many hectoliters of water is in garden barrel with 90 cm diameter and a height of 1.3 m, if it is filled to 80% of its capacity?
  4. Cube into sphere
    cube_sphere_in The cube has brushed a sphere as large as possible. Determine how much percent was the waste.
  5. Angle of diagonal
    hranol_9 Angle between the body diagonal of a regular quadrilateral and its base is 60°. The edge of the base has a length of 10cm. Calculate the body volume.
  6. Scientific notation
    scientific Approximately 7.5x105 gallons of water flow over a waterfall each second. There are 8.6x104 seconds in 1 day. Select the approximate number of gallons of water that flow over the waterfall in 1 day.
  7. Pool
    pool If water flows into the pool by two inlets, fill the whole for 18 hours. First inlet filled pool 10 hour longer than second. How long pool is filled with two inlets separately?
  8. Cube in a sphere
    cube_in_sphere The cube is inscribed in a sphere with volume 3724 cm3. Determine the length of the edges of a cube.
  9. Axial section
    cone2 Axial section of the cone is equilateral triangle with area 208 dm2. Calculate volume of the cone.
  10. Cuboid
    cuboid Cuboid with edge a=24 cm and body diagonal u=50 cm has volume V=17280 cm3. Calculate the length of the other edges.
  11. Cuboid
    cuboid_1 The cuboid has a surface area 1771 cm2, the length of its edges are in the ratio 5:2:4. Calculate the volume of the cuboid.
  12. Pool
    swimming-pool The swimming pool is 10 m wide and 22 m long and 191 cm deep. How many hectoliters of water is in it, if the water is 9 cm below its upper edge.
  13. Cubes
    squares_2 One cube is inscribed sphere and the other one described. Calculate difference of volumes of cubes, if the difference of surfaces in 254 cm2.
  14. Transforming cuboid
    cube Cuboid with dimensions 10 cm, 17 and 17 cm is converted into a cube with the same volume. What is its edge length?
  15. Sphere
    1sphere Surface of the sphere is 2820 cm2, weight is 71 kg. What is its density?
  16. Pipes
    water_pipe Water pipe has a cross-section 1405 cm2. An hour has passed 756 m3 of water. How much water flows through the pipe with cross-section 300 cm2 per 15 hours if water flow same speed?
  17. Cylinders
    cylinders Area of the side of two cylinders is same rectangle of 50 cm × 11 cm. Which cylinder has a larger volume and by how much?
  18. Tanks
    hasici Fire tank has cuboid shape with a rectangular floor measuring 13.7 m × 9.8 m. Water depth is 2.4 m. Water was pumped from the tank into barrels with a capacity of 2.7 hl. How many barrels were used, if the water level in the tank fallen 5 cm? Wr
  19. Density - simple example
    mercury Material of density of 762 kg/m3 occupies a container volume of 99 cm3. What is its mass?
  20. Alcohol
    no_alcohol How many 55% alcohol we need to pour into 14 liters 75% alcohol to get p3% of the alcohol? How many 65% alcohol we get?

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