Volume - math word problems

  1. Copper wire
    cu_wire_1 What is the weight of 1000 m copper wire with a diameter of 5 mm when metric density p = 8.8 g/cm3?
  2. Rotary bodies
    conecylinder The rotating cone and the rotary cylinder have the same volume 180 cm3 and the same height v = 15 cm. Which of these two bodies has a larger surface area?
  3. Five pumps
    diesel2 Three same pumps fill the tank with 50400 liters of diesel in 7 hours. How many liters of diesel will it take in 4 hours if we add two more of the same pumps and pump them the same way? How much more (or less) will they get if we add 2 of the same pumps
  4. The tent
    stan The tent shape of a regular quadrilateral pyramid has a base edge length a = 2 m and a height v = 1.8 m. How many m2 of cloth we need to make the tent if we have to add 7% of the seams? How many m3 of air will be in the tent?
  5. Inscribed sphere
    ball-in-cube How many % of the volume of the cube whose edge is 6 meters long is a volume of a sphere inscribed in that cube?
  6. Axial cut
    Kuzel The cone surface is 388.84 cm2, the axial cut is an equilateral triangle. Find the cone volume.
  7. Pyramid 4sides
    pyramid_2 Calculate the volume and the surface of a regular quadrangular pyramid when the edge of the base is 4 cm long and the height of the pyramid is 7 cm.
  8. Wall height
    jehlan_2 Calculate the surface and volume of a regular quadrangular pyramid if side a = 6 cm and wall height v = 0.8dm.
  9. Support colum
    pillar-diamond Calculate the volume and surface of the support column that is shaped as perpendicular quadrangular prism whose base is a rhombus with a diagonals u1 = 102 cm u2 = 64 cm. Column height is 1. 5m.
  10. Rotating cone
    kuzel_3 Calculate the volume and the surface area of a rotating cone of base radius r = 2.3 dm and a height h = 46 mm.
  11. Cube diagonals
    krychlicka_1 Determine the volume and surface area of the cube if you know the length of the body diagonal u = 216 cm.
  12. Roof 8
    veza_1 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.
  13. Cuboid and ratio
    kvader Cuboid has dimensions in ratio 1:2:6 and the surface area of the cuboid is 1000 dm2. Calculate the volume of the cuboid.
  14. Cone
    valec_8 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?
  15. Cylindrical tank
    valec_7 Cylindrical tank holds 600hl water and is deep 2.5 m. Calculate the diameter of the cylinder.
  16. Water reservoir
    vodojem 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.
  17. Water tank
    valec_6 The water tank has a cylindrical shape with a base diameter of 4.2 m and is 80 cm deep. How many minutes will take fill it 10 cm below the edge of the tank if water flowing 2 liters per second?
  18. Gasoline tank cylindrical
    cisterna What is the inner diameter of the tank, which is 8 m long and contains 40 cubic cubic meters of gasoline?
  19. CuZn
    brass Brass is an alloy of copper and zinc. The 10 centimeter brass cube has a weight of 8.6 kg. Copper density is 8930 kg/m3, the zinc density is 7130 kg/m3. Calculate how many kg of copper and zinc a cube contains.
  20. The cylinder base
    valec_4 The cylinder with a base of 8 dm2 has a volume of 120 liters. From a cylinder fully filled with water, 40 liters of water was removed. At what height from the bottom /with precision to dm/ is the water level?

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