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I am a farmer and I have recently installed a new stock tank which is 1650" in circumference and 10' deep. How many gallons of water will it hold? Thanks, Cord 

Hi, I want to change all the dimensions to inches since my dictionary says there are 231 cubic inches is one gallon. To find the volume I need to know the radius of the circular end of the tank. The circumference is given by
where is approximately 3.1416. Your circumference is 1650" and hence
so
Thus the volume in cubic inches is
There are 231 cubic inches in a gallon so your tank holds
Penny 

