# How tall would a glass (in the shape of a right circular cylinder) with a diameter of 3 inches need to be to hold 12 oz?

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1. ## Geometry

How tall would a glass (in the shape of a right circular cylinder) with a diameter of 3 inches need to be to hold 12 oz?

asked by Shay on June 10, 2011
2. ## Geometry

How tall would a glass (in the shape of a right circular cylinder)with a diameter of 3 inches need to be to hold 12 ounces.

asked by Shay on June 27, 2011
3. ## math

How tall would a glass (in the shape of a right circular cylinder)with a diameter of 3 inches need to be to hold 12 ounces.

asked by Shay on June 27, 2011
4. ## Math

How tall would a glass (in the shape of a right circular cylinder)with a diameter of 3 inches need to be to hold 12 ounces.

asked by Shay on June 27, 2011
5. ## Geometry

How tall would a glass (in the shape of a right circular cylinder)with a diameter of 3 inches need to be to hold 12 ounces.

asked by Shay on June 27, 2011
6. ## math

How tall would a glass (in the shape of a right circular cylinder)with a diameter of 3 inches need to be to hold 12 ounces.

asked by annonymous on June 27, 2011
7. ## Geometry

How tall would a glass (in the shape of a right circular cylinder)with a diameter of 3 inches need to be to hold 12 ounces. can anyone tell me the formula for this problem

asked by Shay on June 27, 2011
8. ## geometry

If you make a glass in the shape of a right circular cone (think martini glass) how wide would the glass be if it is 4 inches tall and again holds 12 oz. Does not specify what the 12 oz are

asked by Shay on June 10, 2011
9. ## math

If you make a glass in the shape of a right circular cone (martini glass) how wide would the glass be if it is 4 inches tall and again holds 12 ounces?

asked by annonymous on June 27, 2011
10. ## geometry

If you make a glass in the shape of a right circular cone (think martini glass) how wide would the glass be if it is 4 inches tall and again holds 12 oz. Round to 2 decimal places. (The width is the circumference). (does not specify what 12oz are)

asked by sharon on June 11, 2011
11. ## Calculus

1. Prove that, among all rectangles with fixed perimeter p, where p > 0, the largest in area is a square. 2. A 2 × 3 array of six congruent rectangular pigpens (that all look the same from above) will be in the overall shape of a rectangle R. We may use

asked by Andy on March 27, 2015
12. ## Maths

Cylinder A is eight time as tall as cylinder B, but the diameter of cylinder B is four times the diameter of the cylinder A. Which cylinder has larger volume? How many times as large ?

asked by Anonymous on May 8, 2017
13. ## math

a drinking glass 5 inches tall has a 2.5 inch diameter base. its sides slope upward at a 4 degree angle. what is the diameter of the top of the glass?

asked by john on February 3, 2014
14. ## Precalculus

A drinking glass 5 inches tall has a 2.5 inch diameter base. Its sides slope outward at a 4 degree angle. What is the diameter of the top of the glass?

asked by eliguti on February 9, 2014
15. ## Maths

A glass is designed in the shape of a cylinder. it has a radius 5cm, and holds 1 litreof liquid, what's the height of the glass

asked by Jack on February 4, 2016
16. ## math

A cylinder has a circular base with a diameter of 12 ft. The height of the cylinder is 4 ft. What is the volume of the cylinder rounded to the nearest whole number? Use 3.14 for pi.

asked by TheMainKain on March 12, 2019

The surface area of a right circular cylinder is 1200 cm^2 . If the height of the cylinder is twice its diameter, find the dimensionsof the cylinder. I know th formula for SA is SA = 2pir^2 + 2pirh I know h = 2d. I know r = 1/2 d What is h in relations to

asked by Barb on February 18, 2013
18. ## MATH

A cylinder has a circular base with a diameter of 12 ft. The height of the cylinder is 4 ft. What is the volume of the cylinder rounded to the nearest whole number? Use 3.14 for pi. A. 452in2 B. 1,809ft2 C. 151ft2 D. 603ft2

asked by jake on March 3, 2019
19. ## calculus help

A drinking cup is made in the shape of a right circular cylinder. for a fixed volume, we wish to make the total material used, the circular bottom and the cylindrical side, as small as possible. Find the ratio of the height to the diameter that minimizes

asked by Layla on April 25, 2014
20. ## calculus help

A drinking cup is made in the shape of a right circular cylinder. for a fixed volume, we wish to make the total material used, the circular bottom and the cylindrical side, as small as possible. Find the ratio of the height to the diameter that minimizes

asked by Temel on April 24, 2014
21. ## math

A container in the shape of a right circular cylinder with no top has surface area 3*pi (m2). What height h and base radius r will maximize the volume of the cylinder ?

asked by febie on April 9, 2012
22. ## calculus

A tank in the shape of a right circular cylinder is filled with water (62.5 lb/ft3). It has a height of 8 ft and a diameter of 10 ft. How much work is required to pump all the water to a spout that is 3 ft above the top of the tank?

asked by ANON on July 18, 2016
23. ## Calculus

A tank in the shape of a right circular cylinder is filled with water (62.5 lb/ft3). It has a height of 8 ft and a diameter of 10 ft. How much work is required to pump all the water to a spout that is 3 ft above the top of the tank?

asked by ANON on July 17, 2016
24. ## Calculus

A tank in the shape of a right circular cylinder is filled with water (62.5 lb/ft3). It has a height of 8 ft and a diameter of 10 ft. How much work is required to pump all the water to a spout that is 3 ft above the top of the tank?

asked by ANON on July 18, 2016
25. ## geometry

a dog toy is constructed in the shape of a cylinder with a length of 6.8 in. The cylinder has a hemisphere at each end. The diameter is 1-9 in. Find the volume.

asked by robert on November 29, 2010
26. ## math

A right circular cylinder has a diameter of 16 mm and a height of 12 mm. What is the surface area of the cylinder?

asked by Anonymous on November 19, 2012
27. ## Math

A cylindrical juice glass is 8 centimeters tall and has a diameter of 6 centimeters. If the glass is ¾ full, find the volume of the juice in the glass.

asked by Dj on April 21, 2017
28. ## Math. HELP!

A cylinder is to be made of circular cross-section with a specified volume. Prove that if the surface area is to be a minimum, then the height of the cylinder must be equal to the diameter of the cross-section of the cylinder. Maybe it's the wording, but I

asked by Thomas on November 17, 2010
29. ## Math

A cylinder is to be made of circular cross-section with a specified volume. Prove that if the surface area is to be a minimum, then the height of the cylinder must be equal to the diameter of the cross-section of the cylinder. Maybe it's the wording, but I

asked by Thomas on November 17, 2010
30. ## Math. HELP!

A cylinder is to be made of circular cross-section with a specified volume. Prove that if the surface area is to be a minimum, then the height of the cylinder must be equal to the diameter of the cross-section of the cylinder. Maybe it's the wording, but I

asked by Thomas on November 17, 2010
31. ## Math. HELP!

A cylinder is to be made of circular cross-section with a specified volume. Prove that if the surface area is to be a minimum, then the height of the cylinder must be equal to the diameter of the cross-section of the cylinder. Maybe it's the wording, but I

asked by Thomas on November 17, 2010
32. ## math

toy rubber balls are packaged in a circular cylinder that holds 3 balds. the diameter of each ball is 3.7 cm find the volume of the circular cylender use 3.14 to represent

asked by Frida on December 8, 2010
33. ## math

The largest circular shape my pieced of string can form has a diameter 8 cm long. How long is the diameter of the largest circular shape that half my piece of string can form?

asked by Insimgia on August 12, 2014
34. ## maths

A storage tank is in the shape of a right circular cylinder that has a diameter of 20 inches and a height of 3yards. if oil costs \$2 per cubic foot, what does it cost to fill the storage tank oil?

asked by Anonymous ii on January 21, 2012
35. ## Maths

A metallic right circular cylinder is15cm high and the diameter of the base is 14cm it is melted and recasted into another cylinder with radius 4cm find its height and curved surface area

asked by Dependra on November 3, 2016
36. ## Algebra

A large grain silo is to be constructed in the shape of a circular cylinder with a hemisphere attached to the top (see the figure). The diameter of the silo is to be 30 feet, but the height is yet to be determined. Find the height h of the silo that will

asked by Ashton on September 12, 2014
37. ## physics

A marble cylinder that has a diameter of 42 cm and stands 1.25 m tall rests on a flat tile deck. What is the pressure exerted on the deck by the cylinder?

asked by john on March 18, 2012
38. ## mathematics

A can of aerosol deodorant has a cylindrical shape with a hemisphere on top. The diameter of the cylinder is 6cm and the height of the cylinder is 17cm.Calculate the total volume of the can of deodorant?

asked by Katlego on July 23, 2013
39. ## Physics

A marble cylinder that has a diameter of 42cm and stands 1.25m tall rests on a flat tile deck. What is the pressure excerted on the deck by the cylinder?

asked by Crystal on January 4, 2011
40. ## math

A cylinder is rolled three complete revolutions to create a rectangular shape 32 inches long and 12 inches wide. Write an expression for the area of the rectangle in terms of the diameter of the cylinder. Show how you could use this expression to find a

asked by Anonymous on February 19, 2015
41. ## physics

A cylindrical glass is 6cm wide. When you look from above at an angle you see the edge of the bottom of the glass. When the glass is then filled with water (1.33) you see the center of the bottom of the glass. How tall is the glass?

asked by sandhu on January 17, 2011
42. ## MATH WORD PROBLEM HELP PLEASE

A water tank is in the shape of a right circular cylinder with a height of 20 feet and a volume of 320pi cubic feet. What is the diameter, in feet, of the water tank?

asked by Anonymous on April 14, 2015
43. ## geometry

Denise poured milk into a glass shaped like a right circular cylinder with a radius of 2 inches. When she added chocolate syrup to the milk, the height of the liquid in the glass increased by 1/2 inch. What was the volume of the chocolate syrup that Denise

asked by Slacker on April 22, 2012
44. ## Math

The largest circular shape my piece of string can form has a diameter of 8 cm long. How long is the diameter of the largest circular shape that half my piece of string can form? A. 4/pi cm B. 8/pi cm C. 2 cm D. 4 cm Is D the answer ?

asked by Leyla on August 7, 2018
45. ## Math: Triand Test

5 The base of a juice glass is in the shape of a circle with a diameter of 5 centimeters. Which of the following is closest to the circumference of the base of the juice glass? (Use 3.14 for π.) A 15.7cm B 19.6 cm C 31.4 cm D 78.5 cm

asked by Amélie on February 25, 2019
46. ## college algebra

A propane tank has the shape of a circular cylinder with a hemisphere at each end. The cylinder is 6 feet long and volume of the tank is 5pie cubic feet. Find, to the nearest thousandth of a foot the length of the radius x.

asked by Missy on April 16, 2012
47. ## Math:Triand Test

The base of a juice glass is in the shape of a circle with a diameter of 5 centimeters. Which of the following is closest to the circumference of the base of the juice glass? (Use 3.14 for π.) A. 15.7 cm B. 19.6 cm C. 31.4 cm D. 78.5 cm

asked by Amélie on February 25, 2019
48. ## solid mensuration? help.

Window glass formerly was made by gathering a lump of molten glass on the end of a hollow rod blowing it into the form of a large hollow cylinder about 6 ft. long and 1 1/2 ft. in diameter. This was cut longitudinally and then placed in an oven and heated

asked by sara on May 12, 2012
49. ## LSU

What happens to the volume of a right circular cylinder if you double its diameter?

asked by Allison on December 2, 2008
50. ## calculus

A water heater in the shape of a circular cylinder is standing vertically, resting on one of the round ends. The tank is 60 inches tall and has a volume of 30 gallons. If water is flowing into the tank at the rate of 5 gallons per minute, at what rate is

asked by joseph on December 27, 2012
51. ## Physics

A small metal cylinder rests on a circular turntable that is rotating at a constant speed. The small metal cylinder has a mass of 0.20kg, the coefficient of static friction between the cylinder and the turntable is 0.080, and the cylinder is located 0.15m

asked by Tiffany on September 28, 2009
52. ## phys

A small metal cylinder rests on a circular turntable that is rotating at a constant speed. The small metal cylinder has a mass of 0.20kg, the coefficient of static friction between the cylinder and the turntable is 0.080, and the cylinder is located 0.15m

asked by Chelsea on September 25, 2009
53. ## Algebra

I'm re-doing a test for finals and I was working on this question, my teacher said to use radius since I originally did the diameter power of 2. Shape: Cylinder | Height: 27 m | Diameter: 34 m So the original equation; 3.14(pi) * 34^2 * 27 = 98055 My NEW

54. ## math

if you have a cylinder is that is 3 1/2 in. diameter and 3 in. tall what is the total cubic inches

asked by rebecca on September 21, 2012
55. ## math

A cylinder is 12cm tall and has a diameter of 3 cm. What is the surface area?

asked by lily on June 8, 2014
56. ## math

A cylinder has a diameter of 80 cm and a length of 45 cm. Another cylinder has the same volume but is 80cm long. What is the diameter of the longer cylinder?

asked by priya on February 21, 2011
57. ## geometry

A grain storage tank is in the shape of a cylinder covered by half a sphere. The height of the cylinder is 50 feet and its diameter is 80 feet. find the total surface area (including the base) and volume of the tank.

asked by Kristen on April 21, 2009
58. ## geomtry

The base of a 6-inch long ice cream cone with a diameter of 2 inches, is cut 0.25 inches from the base. The left over shape resembles a cylinder. What is the BEST estimate for this shape's volume?

asked by kelle on May 11, 2012
59. ## Geometry

a cone full of water has been poured intoa cylinder. what is the depth of thewater in the cylinder? the cone has a height of 15m and a diameter of 20m. the cylinder also has a diameter of 20m and the amount of water in the cylinder is d meters high.

asked by Slacker on March 28, 2012
60. ## math

how many ounces of liquid can be contained in a glass jar that is 5" tall and 3" in diameter (1 gallon =231 cubic inches)

asked by david on November 4, 2012
61. ## Physics

Can Anyone help me with this physics problem? The piston of a bicycle pump is circular in shape and has a diameter of 3.18 cm. When you exert a pushing force on the pump handle, it exerts a pressure of 225 kpa on the air inside the pump cylinder. 1) What

asked by Anonymous on December 4, 2017
62. ## Math

The circular base of a cylinder has a diameter of its height is 5cm. Taking PI to be 22/7 find its volume

63. ## Algebra

I posted this earlier but the number was wrong. I don't know why it didn't post the other pie symbol. And ofcourse the extra pie throws me off! A large grain silo is to be constructed in the shape of a circular cylinder with a hemisphere attached to the

asked by Ashton on September 12, 2014
64. ## physics (SOS!)

a cylinder that is 20 cm tall is filled with water. If a hole is made in the side of the cylinder, 5cm below the top level, how far from the base of the cylinder will the stream land? Assume that the cylinder is large enough so that the level of the water

asked by zoe on December 2, 2012
65. ## Math

An oil tank is the shape of an inverted right circular cone with the pointed end down. The tank is 15 feet tall and is 12 feet in diameter at the top. At 1:00pm, the tank has oil 5 feet deep in it. Oil is pouring in at 5 cubic feet per minute. To the

asked by KC on August 26, 2012
66. ## STAT

The inside diameter of a manufactured cylinder is believed to follow a normal distribution centered at 5.00 inches with standard deviation of .03 inches. The diameter of the cylinder must be within 4.95 inches (the lower specification limit) and 5.07

asked by Michelle on May 1, 2012
67. ## algebra

the lateral area of aright circular cylinder is 52 . and the length of the diameter of its base is 8 .find its volume

asked by basma on December 12, 2016
68. ## Physics

You need to make a 100 microH inductor on a cylinder that is 5.0 cm long and 1.0 cm in diameter. You plan to wrap four layers of wire around the cylinder. What diameter wire should you use if the coils are tightly wound with no space between them? The wire

asked by Jill on April 13, 2008
69. ## Chemistry

A graduated cylinder contains 56.3ml of water. A metal cylinder is dropped in the water and is completely covered by water. The diameter of the cylinder is 3.8 cm and the height of the cylinder in 5.4cm. What is the volume reading in the graduated cylinder

asked by Jim on September 22, 2014
70. ## Math

a) One mould forms a sculpture that is a composite object comprising a right cylinder with base diameter 15 in. and height 3 in., and a right cone with the same base diameter as the base of the cylinder and a height of 9 in. Determine the volume of the

asked by Anonymous on October 25, 2014
71. ## Algebra

An oil spill from a tanker in pristine Prince Williams Sound in Alaska begins in a circular shape only 2 ft across. what happens to the area if the diameter is doubling each hour. How large will the spill be in 24 h? diameter= 2^(t+1) t is time in hours.

asked by Stacy on July 3, 2007
72. ## Math 117

1.) A rectangular solid and a circular cylinder have the same volume and the same height. The base of the rectangular solid is a square. Which (if any) of the following statements are true? (i) The rectangular solid and the cylinder have the same base

asked by Zack on August 20, 2009
73. ## hydraulic

a cylinder has a 3" diameter and a 1-7/8" diameter rod with 800psi. what is the force output of the cylinder extending and retracting

asked by john R. on December 7, 2012
74. ## math

what is the area of the largest rectangle formed when a plane intersects a right circular cylinder with a diameter of 12cm and a height of 15cm?

asked by billy on December 14, 2007
75. ## math GR.8!!!

A cylinder has two circular ends, each with an area of 1256 c,. The height if the cylinder us 60 cm. what is the surface are of the cylinder? plz explain the formula and all the steps towards how u got the answer... thank u!!!

asked by .Ms.Sue!!!! plz help on December 10, 2013
76. ## math

If a rubber band can be stretched to a circular shape that has a radius of 3.3 inches. How many 1.1 - mm diameter toothpicks of could fit within it? (1 inch = 25.4 mm)

77. ## math

If a rubber band can be stretched to a circular shape that has a radius of 3.3 inches. How many 1.1 - mm diameter toothpicks of could fit within it? (1 inch = 25.4 mm)

asked by Jamie on March 13, 2012
78. ## Math

if a rubber band can be stretched to a circular shape that has a radius of 3.4 inches. how many 1.3-mm diameter toothpicks could of fit within it? (1 inch = 25.4 mm)

asked by Joshua baez on March 14, 2013
79. ## Geometry

A wooden cylinder with a diameter of 10 centimeters and a height of 20 centimeters rests on its circular base. It is cut in half horizontally. What is the difference between the combined surface areas of the two newly created cylinders and the total

asked by Mary on May 25, 2011
80. ## physics

A small cylinder rests on a circular turntable that is rotating clockwise at a constant speed. The cylinder is at a distance of r = 12 cm from the center of the turntable. The coefficient of static friction between the bottom of the cylinder and the

asked by tom on July 10, 2013

A cylindrical glass is 13cm tall and has a radius of 4cm. What is the volume of the glass in cubic cm? What is the volume of the glass in liters if 1cm is equal to .001 liter?

asked by Kyle on March 31, 2010
82. ## physics

Consider a 20 cm long cylindrical glass of refractive index n=2.0. Left end of it is a concave spherical mirror with radius of curvature 12 cm for an object O inside the cylinder. The shape of the right end of the cylindrical glass is not known. If the

asked by Karaokyanus on October 16, 2011
83. ## tech math

Each cylinder bore of a cylinder engine has a diameter of 2.50in. and a height of 4.90 what is the combined total surface area of all four cylinder?

asked by william on November 12, 2015
84. ## geometry

The diameter and height of this cylinder are equal to the side length, S, of the cube in which the cylinder is inscribed. What is the expression for the cylinder's volume?

asked by Mary on March 2, 2015
85. ## physics

Object I is a solid cylinder with diameter d has resistance R. What would be resistance of another object made of the same material and with the same mass as Object I but has the cross section shown below (it is a hollow cylinder with outer diameter 2d and

asked by k on March 21, 2013
86. ## physics

Object I is a solid cylinder with diameter d has resistance R. What would be resistance of another object made of the same material and with the same mass as Object I but has the cross section shown below (it is a hollow cylinder with outer diameter 2d and

asked by k on March 21, 2013
87. ## Geometry

Karen makes pottery on a pottery wheel. Today she is making vases that are in the shape of a circular cylinder that is open at the top, that is, it has only one base. The base has a radius of 4.5 centimeters and 0.75 centimeters thick. The lateral surface

asked by Jake Monroe on May 19, 2014
88. ## math- geometry

I will try and explain this since I can't draw the picture that went with this question. A circular glass overlay was placed on the top of a circular table. Find the area of the shaded region, rounding to the nearest tenth. The shaded region is the part of

asked by sara on May 5, 2016
89. ## Math

Find the volume of a barber's pole having the shape of a right circular cylinder of radius 5 in. and height 29 in. topped by a sphere of the same radius. Round to the nearest tenth, if necessary.

asked by Brandi on October 31, 2009
90. ## geometry

Find the volume of a barber's pole having the shape of a right circular cylinder of radius 5 in. and height 29 in. topped by a sphere of the same radius. Round to the nearest tenth, if necessary.

asked by Anonymous on October 14, 2010
91. ## Math

1. The radius of a circular disc is 5.8 inches. Find the circumference. Use pi = 3.14 18.212 in 36.424 in *** 42.34 in 54.63 in 2. Name the geometric solid shape suggested by a frozen juice can. Sphere Rectangular prism Pyramid Cylinder ***

asked by Anonymous on March 11, 2015
92. ## Geometry

You place a steel ball with diameter 4cm in a water-filled cylinder that is 5cm in diameter and 10cm high. What volume of water will spill out of the cylinder? I'm lost....

asked by Maya^.^ on November 19, 2015
93. ## physics

A hydraulic cylinder has to overcome a force of 12,600 pounds on the extend stroke and 9,375 pounds on the return stroke. The maximum system pressure available is 2200 PSIG. What is the smallest diameter cylinder required to overcome the load and what is

asked by emma on April 1, 2015
94. ## physics

Problem: A long cylinder of diameter 2a has a charge per unit length, lambda, that is uniformly distributed down a very long wire. The cross section of the cylinder is not uniform, with a small hole drilled into it, which has a center at r = R and a

asked by Cory on February 20, 2015
95. ## math

a can of soup completely fills a cylinder 5 inches tall and 3 inches in diameter. If one can of soup is poured into a cylindrical pot with a diameter of 6 inches, to what depth, in inches, will it fill the pot? is the answer 10?

asked by jakkie j on July 29, 2009
96. ## Trig

Right circular cylinder A has a volume of 2700 cubic inches and radius of 15 inches. Right circular cylinder B is similar to cylinder A and has a volume of 800 cubic inches. Find the radius of cylinder B.

asked by Sue on April 2, 2017
97. ## calculus

The mechanics at lincoln automotive are reboring a 6-in. deep cylinder to fit a new piston. The machine they are using increases the cylinder's radius 0.02 inches each second. How rapidly is the cylinder volume increasing when the bore (diameter) is 3.8

asked by judy on January 22, 2017
98. ## MATHS MONGU COLLEGE

A cylinder whose volume is 386,000m3 has it's length 1.3 times its diameter. calculate the diameter of the cylinder given that the volume V = 3.142r2h.

asked by barotseland network on February 27, 2013
99. ## MATH

Bob needs to cut a piece of glass for her table. The table is in the shape of a regular hexagon. The glass measure 1 1/2 feet on each side. What is the perimeter of the piece of glass?

asked by Miles on December 14, 2010
100. ## Math

If the radius of a right circular cylinder is tripled and its altitude is cut in half, then the ratio of the volume of the original cylinder to the volume of the altered cylinder is?

asked by Timothy on November 8, 2017