# Volume - math word problems - page 18

1. Clay
How many cubic centimeters of clay is in a pit of dimensions 4 m x 3 m x 3 m?
2. Cuboid edges in ratio
Cuboid edges lengths are in ratio 2:4:6. Calculate their lengths if you know that the cuboid volume is 24576 cm3.
3. Brick wall
Garden 70 m long and 48 m wide should surround with wall 2.1 meters high and 30 cm thick. Wall will be built on the garden ground. How many will we need bricks if to 1 m³ is required approximately 300 bricks?
4. Fuel mileage
You have 3/8 tank of fuel. Estimate fuel consumption @ 6mpg. Estimate speed @ 50mph. Your fuel tank holds 200 gals. Figure out fuel mileage.
5. Percentages
Calculate the percentages to two decimal places: a / 15 min in 4 hours B / 35 cm2 of 12.5 dm2 c / 2dm2 of 400 cm2 D / 0.2 liters from 2.2 liters
6. Roof 8
How many liters of air are under the roof of tower which has the shape of a regular six-sided pyramid with a 3,6-meter-long bottom edge and a 2,5-meter height? Calculate the supporting columns occupy about 7% of the volume under the roof.
7. Cuboid enlargement
By how many percent increases the volume of cuboid if its every dimension increases by 30%?
8. Cuboid surface
Determine surface area of cuboid if its volume is 52.8 cm cubic and length of the two edges are 2 cm and 6 cm.
9. Water reservoir
The reservoir shape of a cylinder having a diameter 8 m and a height 2.8 m. The device indicates that the reservoir contains 800 hectoliters of water. Calculate how much % of volume is used.
A domed stadium is in the shape of spherical segment with a base radius of 150 m. The dome must contain a volume of 3500000 m³. Determine the height of the dome at its centre to the nearest tenth of a meter.
11. Axial cut
The cone surface is 388.84 cm2, the axial cut is an equilateral triangle. Find the cone volume.
Find the volume and surface of a regular quadrilateral pyramid if the bottom edge is 45 cm long and the pyramid height is 7 cm.
13. Conva
How many liters of water fit into the shape of a cylinder with a bottom diameter 20 cm and a height 45 cm?
14. Iron cast
What is the weight of cast iron with volume 3575 cubic centimeters. The density of the cast iron is 7600 kg/m3
15. Cooling liquid
Cooling liquid is diluted with water in a ratio of 3:2 (3 parts by volume of coolant with 2 volumes of water). How many volumes of coolant must be prepared for a total 0.7 dm3 (liters) of the mixture?
16. Cuboid
Cuboid has a surface of 516 cm2. Side a = 6 cm and b = 12 cm. How long is the side c =?
17. Wall height
Calculate the surface and volume of a regular quadrangular pyramid if side a = 6 cm and wall height v = 0.8dm.
18. Paper box
Hard rectangular paper has dimensions of 60 cm and 28 cm. The corners are cut off equal squares and the residue was bent to form an open box. How long must be side of the squares to be the largest volume of the box?
19. Cone
The rotating cone volume is 9.42 cm3, with a height 10 cm. What angle is between the side of the cone and its base?
20. Metal pyramid
Find the weight of a regular quadrilateral pyramid with a 5 cm length and 6,5 cm body height is made from material with density g/cm3.

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