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    Optimization: Max Volume of Cylinder inscribed in a Sphere

    A right circular cylinder is inscribed in a sphere of radius r. Find the largest possible volume of such a cylinder.
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    Re: Optimization: Max Volume of Cylinder inscribed in a Sphere

    You have posted 5 very similar problems with no indication of any work on your part. We could give much better hints if we knew what you understood about these problems yourself and where you are having difficulty.
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