Volume - examples - page 5

  1. Sphere in cone
    sphere-in-cone A sphere of radius 3 cm desribe cone with minimum volume. Determine cone dimensions.
  2. Two balls
    balls-inside-cylinder Two balls, one 8cm in radius and the other 6cm in radius, are placed in a cylindrical plastic container 10cm in radius. Find the volume of water necessary to cover them.
  3. Hollow sphere
    sphere_2 Steel hollow sphere floats on the water plunged into half its volume. Determine the outer radius of the sphere and wall thickness, if you know that the weight of the sphere is 0.5 kg and density of steel is 7850 kg/m3
  4. Water inlets
    pipe Inlet valve with a flow rate of 12 liters per second is filled tank for 72 minutes. How long take to fill full tank if we open one more such valve half an hour after?
  5. Block
    brick_lego Calculate the volume of a cuboid ABCDEFGH if |AB| = 16 cm, |BC| = 19 cm and the angle ∠CDG = 36.9°
  6. Milk package
    madeta Milk is sold in a box with dimensions of 9.5 cm; 16.5 cm and 6.5 cm. Determine the maximum amount of milk that can fit into a box. Coating thickness is negligible.
  7. Leveling
    quattro Calculate how many 25 kg bags of leveling concrete must be purchased if we leveling room 15 m2 to the "height" 6 mm if consumtion is 1.5 kg per square meter and millimeter thickness.
  8. Spherical segment
    circular_segment_1 Spherical segment with height h=6 has a volume V=134. Calculate the radius of the sphere of which is cut this segment.
  9. Mouse Hryzka
    myska_hryzka Mouse Hryzka found 27 identical cubes of cheese. She first put in a large cube out of them and then waited for a while before the cheese cubes stuck together. Then from every wall of the big cube she will eats the middle cube. Then she also eats the cube
  10. Fuel consumption
    1car BMW car has an average diesel consumption of 5.9 liters per 100 kilometers. What is the car range for a full tank of volume 70 liters?
  11. Cube
    cube2 The sum of lengths of cube edges is 69 cm. What is its surface and volume?
  12. Pumps
    water_pump Pump that draws water at velocity 3.5 liters per second water from a construction trench take 35 minutes. a) Find out how many minutes the water would run out of the trench pump that draws 7.4 liters of water per second. b) What is the pumping velocity wo
  13. Mystery of stereometrie
    Tetrahedron Two regular tetrahedrons have surfaces 88 cm2 and 198 cm2. In what ratio is their volumes? Write as a fraction and as a decimal rounded to 4 decimal places.
  14. Hexagonal prism
    hexa_prism The base of the prism is a regular hexagon consisting of six triangles with side a = 12 cm and height va = 10.4 cm. The prism height is 5 cm. Calculate the volume and surface of the prism!
  15. Pit
    truncated_pyramid Pit has shape of a truncated pyramid with rectangular bases and is 0.8 m deep. The length and width of the pit is the top 3 × 1.5 m bottom 1 m × 0.5 m. To paint one square meter of pit we use 0.6 l of green colour. How many liters of paint is needed when w
  16. Lid
    drywell What is the weight of concrete cover (lid) to round shape well with a diameter 1.8 m, if the thickness of the cover is 11 cm? 1 m3 of concrete weighs 2190 kg.
  17. Cuboid
    kvadr Find the cuboid that has the same surface area as the volume.
  18. Fertilizer
    okurky Mr. Gherkin use for fertilization 8% solution of fertilizer. 4 liters of it still left. How much water must be added to the solution to make only 4% solution?
  19. Water tank
    akvarium_1 Water tank shape cuboid has a width of 3.1 m and length twice larger. How high will reach water if water flow into 13 liters of water per second during 16 minutes?
  20. Workers
    jumps Workers digging a jump pit in the school yard. Pit has a cuboid shape with a length 12 m, a width 20 dm and depth 36 cm. They excavate 0.4 cubic meters of soil an hour. How much time (hours and minutes) is need to the excavate this pit?

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