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A cylindrical can of cleaner holds 1 L of liquid. What is its height if the diameter of the base is 12 cm? Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a cm.

2. Originally Posted by bball20
A cylindrical can of cleaner holds 1 L of liquid. What is its height if the diameter of the base is 12 cm? Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a cm.
given Volume of cylindrical can,V = 1 L = 1000 cubic cm
diameter of the base is 12 cm, therefore radius r=6 cm;
height h = ?
$\displaystyle V=\pi r^2 h \quad \Rightarrow \quad h\ =\frac{V}{\pi r^2}$
substitute the values.....