Wednesday

September 17, 2014

September 17, 2014

Posted by **omkar gangwar** on Friday, December 21, 2012 at 12:54pm.

- maths -
**Steve**, Friday, December 21, 2012 at 2:30pmgotta know the length of the cylinder or the radius. just having the volume doesn't tell us enough.

- maths -
**Jay Bankoti**, Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 11:02amHi Omkar, we do have a way for this question.Only way is to think out of the box. Let me tell you how it goes:

Volume of cylinder= (pi) (r)(r)(h)= 48.125

(r)(r)h = 15.3125

15.3125 is not a perfect square. To make it perfect square, h should be 5cm.

Now (r)(r)=15.3125/5 = 3.0625 which makes r = 1.75cm

Therefore, rectangular sheet has length of 2(pi)(r)=11cm and width (h) of 5cm.

After cutting a square of 0.5cm from each corner, the dimension of the cuboid becomes:

Length=11-1=10cm; Breadth=5-1=4cm; Height=0.5cm.

Therefore, Volume of cuboid= 10 x 4 x 0.5 = 20 cubic cm.

Thank you for reading it!

Have a nice day Omkar!

Jay Bankoti

- maths -
**Anonymous**, Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 6:12amHi Omkar, we do have a way for this question.Only way is to think out of the box. Let me tell you how it goes:

Volume of cylinder= (pi) (r)(r)(h)= 48.125

(r)(r)h = 15.3125

15.3125 is not a perfect square. To make it perfect square, h should be 5cm.

Now (r)(r)=15.3125/5 = 3.0625 which makes r = 1.75cm

Therefore, rectangular sheet has length of 2(pi)(r)=11cm and width (h) of 5cm.

After cutting a square of 0.5cm from each corner, the dimension of the cuboid becomes:

Length=11-1=10cm; Breadth=5-1=4cm; Height=0.5cm.

T

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

maths-urgently needed - The volume of a cylinder is 48.125 cm3, which is formed ...

maths --plse help me.. - THE VOLUME OF A CYLINDER IS 48.125cm cube , WHICH IS ...

maths - A rectangular sheet of paper 30 cm X 18cm can be transformed into a ...

volume - hi, um im not sure how to do this.So can you please help me? coral ...

Calc - A gift box measures 6 in. along each edge You cut a rectangular sheet of ...

Math - You want to create a box without a top from an 8.5 in by 11 in sheet of ...

algebra - we have a cube shaped box with a volume of 125 cubic centimeters. what...

Maths - Algebra - Boxes are made by cutting 8cm squares from the corners of ...

Algebra1A - A box in the shape of a rectangular prism has a volume of 56 cubic ...

math - A large cylinder has a volume of about 5,400 cubic cm. A small cylinder ...