# Volume - math word problems

- Tank of fuel

A 14.5-gallon tank of fuel is 3/4 full. How many more gallons will it take to fill up the tank? - Right circular cone

The volume of a right circular cone is 5 liters. Calculate the volume of the two parts into which the cone is divided by a plane parallel to the base, one-third of the way down from the vertex to the base. - Right pyramid

A right pyramid on a base 4 cm square has a slant edge of 6 cm. Calculate the volume of the pyramid. - Jared's room painting

Jared wants to paint his room. The dimensions of the room are 12 feet by 15 feet, and the walls are 9 feet high. There are two windows that measure 6 feet by 5 feet each. There are two doors, whose dimensions are 30 inches by 6 feet each. If a gallon of pa - Camel and water

84% of the camel's weight is water. After drinking, its weight increased to 832 kg and water accounted for 85% of its weight. How much did it weigh before drinking? - Base of prism

The base of the perpendicular prism is a rectangular triangle whose legs length are at a 3: 4 ratio. The height of the prism is 2cm smaller than the larger base leg. Determine the volume of the prism if its surface is 468 cm^{2}. - Three pumps together

One pump fills the tank in 1.5 hours, the second in 2 hours, and the third in 3 hours 20 minutes. How many minutes will the tank fill with three pumps if they work simultaneously? - Pebble

The aquarium with internal dimensions of the bottom 40 cm × 35 cm and a height of 30 cm is filled with two-thirds of water. Calculate how many millimeters the water level in the aquarium rises by dipping a pebble-shaped sphere with a diameter of 18 cm. - Steel tube

The steel tube has an inner diameter of 4 cm and an outer diameter of 4.8 cm. The density of the steel is 7800 kg/m3. Calculate its length if it weighs 15 kg. - Pool

If water flows into the pool by two inlets, fill the whole for 8 hours. The first inlet filled pool 6 hour longer than second. How long pool take to fill with two inlets separately? - TV transmitter

The volume of water in the rectangular swimming pool is 6998.4 hectoliters. The promotional leaflet states that if we wanted all the pool water to flow into a regular quadrangle with a base edge equal to the average depth of the pool, the prism would have. - Cube in a sphere

The cube is inscribed in a sphere with volume 3234 cm^{3}. Determine the length of the edges of a cube. - Axial section

Axial section of the cone is an equilateral triangle with area 208 dm^{2}. Calculate the volume of the cone. - Rectangular cuboid

The rectangular cuboid has a surface area 5334 cm^{2}, its dimensions are in the ratio 2:4:5. Find the volume of this rectangular cuboid. - Cuboid

Cuboid with edge a=16 cm and body diagonal u=45 cm has volume V=11840 cm^{3}. Calculate the length of the other edges. - Pool

The swimming pool is 10 m wide and 8 m long and 153 cm deep. How many hectoliters of water is in it, if the water is 30 cm below its upper edge? - Cubes

One cube is inscribed sphere and the other one described. Calculate difference of volumes of cubes, if the difference of surfaces in 257 mm^{2}. - Transforming cuboid

Cuboid with dimensions 6 cm, 10, and 11 cm is converted into a cube with the same volume. What is its edge length? - Sphere

The surface of the sphere is 12100 cm^{2}, and weight is 136 kg. What is its density? - Pipes

Water pipe has a cross-section 1087 cm^{2}. An hour has passed 960 m^{3}of water. How much water flows through the pipe with cross-section 300 cm^{2}per 9 hours if water flow same speed?

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