# algebra

posted by
**Tom**
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A cylinder has a radius of 5 in. if the volume of the cylinder is

250pi in ^3 what is the height of the cylinder

V=pi r^2 h

250=pi*5^2*h

250=5pi*h

250=5hpi

250/5pi=5hpi/5pi

h=50/pi

h = V/Area = 250 pi/(pi*5^2)= 10