November 10th, 2016, 02:29 AM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Nov 2016 From: Victoria Posts: 3 Thanks: 0  Cylinder Volume Problem
Can someone please help me solve this problem? See attached. Thanks! A rain gauge is cylindrical in shape and has a diameter at the opening of 100 mm. If 5 mm of rain falls, calculate the volume of the water collected in the rain gauge. 
November 10th, 2016, 12:08 PM  #2 
Newbie Joined: Nov 2016 From: Victoria Posts: 3 Thanks: 0 
Anyone please?

November 10th, 2016, 02:58 PM  #3  
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volume of water = 5A.  
November 10th, 2016, 03:27 PM  #4 
Newbie Joined: Nov 2016 From: Victoria Posts: 3 Thanks: 0 
Thanks! I think you got it right. I just got the answer from someone else which was done differently and it matches your answer. Cool! Please see attached. 

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