Volume - 8th grade (13y) - examples
- Gasoline tank 2
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.
- A pipe
A radius of a cylindrical pipe is 2 ft. If the pipe is 17 ft long, what is its volume?
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?
- Cube into sphere
The cube has brushed a sphere as large as possible. Determine how much percent was the waste.
- Angle of diagonal
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.
- Scientific notation
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.
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?
- Cube in a sphere
The cube is inscribed in a sphere with volume 3724 cm3. Determine the length of the edges of a cube.
- Axial section
Axial section of the cone is equilateral triangle with area 208 dm2. Calculate volume of the cone.
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.
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.
One cube is inscribed sphere and the other one described. Calculate difference of volumes of cubes, if the difference of surfaces in 254 cm2.
Surface of the sphere is 2820 cm2, weight is 71 kg. What is its density?
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?
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
- Density - simple example
Material of density of 762 kg/m3 occupies a container volume of 99 cm3. What is its mass?
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?
- Cuboid diagonal
Calculate the volume and surface area of the cuboid ABCDEFGH, which sides abc has dimensions in the ratio of 9:3:8 and if you know that the wall diagonal AC is 86 cm and angle between AC and the body diagonal AG is 25 degrees.
Mix 20 l of water with temperature of 53 °C, 27 l warm of 86 °C and 11 l water of 49 °C. What is the temperature of the mixed water immediately after mixing?
- Sea water
Seawater contains about 4.7% salt. How many dm3 of distilled water we must pour into 39 dm3 of sea water to get water with 1.5% salt?
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