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    stock pot volume question-maths

    Anybody good at maths can you please tell me if a stock pot is

    29 cm diameter

    17 cm deep

    how many litres does this work out at?

    thanks in advance

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    Multiply one half of the diamterer (the radius) by itself then multiply by pi to find the area then multiply the area by the length or depth in this case. Round it off.

    11223 cubic centimetres or 11.2 litres.

    That's
    Edited by: "unquestioned" 16th Jul 2012

    11.2 litres

    Original Poster

    unquestioned

    Multiply one half of the diamterer (the radius) by itself then multiply … Multiply one half of the diamterer (the radius) by itself then multiply by pi to find the area then multiply the area by the length or depth in this case. Round it off.11103 cubic centimetres or 11.1 litres.That's



    Thanks !

    Goatmilk

    Thanks !



    I had to edit because I got the 1st wrong as I didn't put in the correct value of pi :P

    Original Poster

    unquestioned

    I had to edit because I got the 1st wrong as I didn't put in the correct … I had to edit because I got the 1st wrong as I didn't put in the correct value of pi :P



    its ok i wont be cooking pie in my stockpot anyway,cheers..

    unquestioned

    Multiply one half of the diamterer (the radius) by itself then multiply … Multiply one half of the diamterer (the radius) by itself then multiply by pi to find the area then multiply the area by the length or depth in this case. Round it off.11223 cubic centimetres or 11.2 litres.That's



    you sir, blew my mind

    Because. And stock pots are generally cylindrical.
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