The circumference of the base of a cylindrical vessel is 132 cm and its height is 25 cm. How many litres of water can it hold? (1000 cm3 = 1 l)
Since the base of a cylindrical vessel is a circle, so its radius can be easily obtained using the circumference = 2πr
Let the radius of the base be 'r'
Height of the cylinder, 'h' = 25 cm
Circumference of the base = 132 cm
2πr = 132 cm
r = 132 / 2π
= (132 / 2) × (7 / 22)
= 21 cm
The capacity of the cylindrical vessel = πr2h
= 22/7 × 21 cm × 21 cm × 25 cm
= 34650 cm3
= 34650/1000 (Since 1000 cm3 = 1 L)
= 34.65 L
The circumference of the base of a cylindrical vessel is 132 cm and its height is 25 cm. How many litres of water can it hold? (1000 cm³ =1 l)
Class 9 Maths NCERT Solutions Chapter 13 Exercise 13.6 Question 1
It is given that the circumference of the base of a cylindrical vessel is 132 cm and its height is 25 cm. We have found that the capacity of the cylindrical vessel is 34.65 litres.
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