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3) Find the capacity in gallons of a drum that is cone-shaped if the radius is 9 feet, and the slant height is 41 feet. (first find the volume)

Volume in cubic feet = 3477.74306 cubic feet

Capacity in gallons = 26013 gallons (Round answer to the nearest gallon) (Use 1 cu ft = 7.48 gallons)

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use Pythagoras to find the perpendicular height, realize that 41 is the hypotenuse.

You used 41 as the height, that is your error.

(see if you can get 3394)

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