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December 11th, 2011, 08:39 AM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Dec 2011 Posts: 1 Thanks: 0  Equilateral cylinder problem. Given radius, find...
Hi! Please, can someone help me to understand the following exercise?: The radius of the base of an equilateral cylinder measures 6 m. Determine: a) height b) total surface area c) volume 
December 11th, 2011, 08:42 AM  #2 
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December 11th, 2011, 08:48 AM  #3 
Senior Member Joined: Jul 2010 From: St. Augustine, FL., U.S.A.'s oldest city Posts: 12,211 Thanks: 521 Math Focus: Calculus/ODEs  Re: Equilateral cylinder problem. Given radius, find...
For an equilateral cylinder, the diameter is equal to the height. The radius is given as 6 m, thus the diameter is 2r = 12 m. Then: a) height = 2r = 2(6 m) = 12 m. b) The total surface S area is: Using the given data: c) The volume V is: Using the given data: 
December 11th, 2011, 08:59 AM  #4  
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