# Algebra I

volume of a basketball is 448.9 cubic inches. with the formula V=4/3(pie)radius(cubed) for the volume of the ball, find the radius of the basketball

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1. (4/3) pi r^3 = 448.9

r^3 = 107.167
r= 107.167^(1/3)
r = 4.75 inches

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