# Elle

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At the school carnival popcorn was given out in paper cones like the one

shown(3-diameter and 5 being the height of the cone). Approximately how many cubic inches of popcorn can the cone hold?

1/3TT r^2 h

1/3 TT(1.5)^2(5)

11.78

is approximately 12 cubic inches of popcorn