Posted by Felicia on Sunday, June 13, 2010 at 4:42pm.
A spherical storage tank has a diameter of 48 ft and is full of water. How many delivery trucks with cylindrical tanks measuring 8 ft in diameter and 10 ft long can be completely filled from the storage tank?
A)
230 trucks
B)
115 trucks
C)
86 trucks
D)
1152 trucks

Geometry  Ariel, Sunday, June 13, 2010 at 4:53pm
Well I determined [B) 115 trucks] to be the answer because:
The Volume of A spherical storage is 57905.83579.
The Volume of a single truck with a cylindrical tank is 502.65482.
so 57905.83579/502.65482=115.200001
round up and it's 115

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