The radius of a traffic cone is 14 centimeters and the lateral surface of the cone is 1617 square centimeters. Find the height of the cone. Don't know where to go from this.
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Originally Posted by A Beautiful Mind The radius of a traffic cone is 14 centimeters and the lateral surface of the cone is 1617 square centimeters. Find the height of the cone. Don't know where to go from this. Hi A Beautiful Mind, The L.A. of a cone is given by , where r = radius and l = slant height. Therefore, Use the Pythagorean Theorem to find the height of the cone.
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