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exactly how many cubic inches of ice cream can an ice cream cone hold (within the cone) if its height is 6 inches and the radius of its base is 2.5 inches? include correct units with the solution. use "pi" in place of the pi symbol.

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  1. (1/3) pi r^2 h

    (1/3) pi (6.25)(6)

    12.5 pi

    which is about 39.3 in^3

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    posted by Damon
  2. that's what i got. thank u :)

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