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 Question from Odum, a student: Find the volume of a cone with radius 6.5cm and height 12.6cm

Hi,

The volume of a cylinder of radius $r$ cm and height $h$ cm is

$\pi\;r^2 h \mbox{ cubic cm}$

and the volume of a cone of radius $r$ cm and height $h$ cm is

$\frac13 \pi\;r^2 h \mbox{ cubic cm}$

So the volume of a cone is one-third the volume of a cylinder of the same dimensions.

You can use our volume calculator to find the volume of a cylinder.

Penny

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