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How do I do this problem? I am really confused and I need to figure this out tonight because I have a quiz tomorrow that will have these types of problems on it!

iiVoidRavenZ  Apr 25, 2017
edited by iiVoidRavenZ  Apr 25, 2017
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Volume of ice cream   =  (4/3) pi (diameter of ice cream/2)^3   =  (4/3)pi (5/2)^3   → (1)

Volume of cone  = (1/3)pi (diameter of cone/2)^2 (height of cone)  = (1/3)pi (5/2)^2 ( 12) → (2)

Percent of  cone filled by ice cream  =  (1) / (2)   =

[ (4/3)pi (5/2)^3 ]   / [ (1/3)pi (5/2)^2 ( 12) ]  =

4 (5/2) / 12  =

10/12  =

5/6  =  .8333  = 83.33%  =  83%  (rounded)

CPhill  Apr 25, 2017
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Thank you, CPhill! You have once again helped someone in desperate need! I very much appreciate the help!

Thanks

-iiVoidRavenZ

iiVoidRavenZ  Apr 25, 2017

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