Posted by **audrey** on Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at 9:29pm.

There are 231 cubic inches in a gallon. A large juice can has a diameter of 6 inches and a height of 10 inches. How many gallons of juice does the can hold? Round your answer to the nearest tenth.

I am clueless please please help me!!!!

- MATH -
**Math Nerd**, Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at 9:34pm
First find the volume of the large juice can. Since the can is a cylinder, you would use the formula:

V=pir^2h

V=(3.14)(3^2)(10)

V=(3.14)(9)(10)

V=282.6

Divide 231/282.6 to get 0.817 gallons

- MATH -
**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at 9:38pm
Find the volume of the can (cylinder).

http://www.mathsteacher.com.au/year9/ch14_measurement/18_cylinder/cylinder.htm

Divide the volume of the can by the volume of the gallon.

- MATH -
**audrey**, Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at 9:51pm
so the answer is 0.817 gallons when you round to the nearest tenth?

- MATH -
**darrel**, Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at 10:14pm
THANK YOU so so so much!!

- MATH -
**Math Nerd**, Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at 10:37pm
The answer is 0.8 gallons when rounded to the nearest 10th.

- MATH -
**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at 10:37pm
0.817 is not rounded to the nearest tenth.

0.8

- MATH -
**Amy**, Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 4:17pm
find the number of quarts in 73,458 cubic inches of water. There are 231 cubic inches in 1 gallon.

- MATH -
**Math Rox**, Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 4:02pm
Answer is 1.2 gallons

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- math - There are 231 cubic inches in a gallon. a large juice can has a diameter ...
- Help!! With 2 math questions!! - There are 36 inches in one yard. How many yards...
- Math - There are 231 cubic inches in a gallon. How many cubic inches are needed ...
- Math - The dimensions of an aquarium are 20 inches long, 14 inches wide, and 18 ...
- Math - The dimensions of an aquarium are 20 inches long, 14 inches wide, and 18 ...
- Math - The dimensions of an aquarium are 20 inches long, 14 inches wide, and 18 ...
- math - A cylindrical jar with height 8 inches and diameter 6 inches is filled to...
- math - a bottle of juice completely fills a cylinder 10 inches tall and 4 inches...
- Pre-Algrebra - One gallon of liquid occupies 231 cubic inches. Write a rule that...
- DIAMETER - What is the approximate volume of this sphere, which has a diameter ...

More Related Questions