







The surface area of a round bar 
20150606 

chirag pose la question : Please tell me the formula for finding round bar surface in square inches/ mm Penny Nom lui répond. 





A cylindrical slab of concrete 
20070630 

Kenn pose la question : I have a tank that needs a base of cement put in it. I dont know how to do this. The tank is 8 feet across and I want the cement to be 5 or 6 inches deep. Can you please tell me how much cement I need to do this. Harley Weston lui répond. 





Volume of a tube 
20040114 

Mike pose la question : where can you find how to get volume of a tube:
3 in across x 3 inch high
5 in across x 5 inch high
same formula for both. ONE will get the other. Penny Nom lui répond. 





The volume of water in a hose 
20021113 

David pose la question : I trying to find out how much water 500 ft of 3/4 inch hose will hold. I'd also like to know how you figured the answer. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Building a circular silo 
20010124 

Natasha pose la question : We wish to build a circular silo with internal diameter 10 feet. How much concrete will we need to pour the foundation, if we only need a 1 foot wide and 1 foot deep ring on which the silo walls will sit? Assume the 4 inch thick silo wall rests on the middle of the ring. Penny Nom lui répond. 

