May 23rd, 2016, 04:18 AM  #1 
Newbie Joined: May 2016 From: Ohio Posts: 1 Thanks: 0  Question about cylinders? http://www.gilbertmath.com/uploads/1...assignment.pdf Look at 3 b), I don't really understand how to figure that out so I'd really appreciate if someone could explain to me in steps on how you would figure it out 
May 27th, 2016, 05:10 AM  #2 
Math Team Joined: Jan 2015 From: Alabama Posts: 3,244 Thanks: 887 
You are told that the cylinders are stacked "3 by 3 by 3" in each box so there are 27 cylinders in a box. Each box is 250,047 cubic centimeters. If 27 cylinders are to fit in there, what is the largest possible size of each cylinder?


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