An inverted cone with base radius and height is full of water. The water is poured into a tall cylinder whose horizontal base has a radius of What is the height in centimeters of the water in the cylinder?

Guest Feb 10, 2021

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@CPhill that's because it's from the AMC and he couldn't even bother to write down the letters

Guest Feb 10, 2021

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This was the 2021 AMC 10B #10. cheeEt3rr Xp0s3D

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An inverted cone with base radius 12cm and height 18cm is full of water. The water is poured into a tall cylinder whose horizontal base has a radius of 24cm. What is the height in centimeters of the water in the cylinder?

use simple volumes to find out!

Guest Feb 14, 2021