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A company is creating an object from a wooden cube with an edge length of 8.5 cm. A right circular cone with a diameter of 8 cm and an altitude of 8 cm will be cut out of the cube. Which expression represents the volume of the remaining wood?

A company is creating an object from a wooden cube with an edge length of 8.5 cm. A right circular cone with a diameter of 8 cm and an altitude of 8 cm will be cut out of the cube. Which expression represents the volume of the remaining wood?

1) (8.5)3 − π(8)2 (8)

2) (8.5)3 − π(4)2 (8)

3) (8.5)3 − 1/3 π(8)2 (8)

4) (8.5)3 − 1/3 π(4)2 (8)

Answer(s): 1
Votes: 2

Tags: JMAP, geometry, math, cone, prism


A solid metal prism has a rectangular base with sides of 4 inches and 6 inches, and a height of 4 inches. A hole in the shape of a cylinder, with a radius of 1 inch, is drilled through the entire length of the rectangular prism.What is the approximate volume of the remaining solid, in cubic inches?

A solid metal prism has a rectangular base with sides of 4 inches and 6 inches, and a height of 4 inches. A hole in the shape of a cylinder, with a radius of 1 inch, is drilled through the entire length of the rectangular prism. What is the approximate volume of the remaining solid, in cubic inches? 1) 19 2) 77 3) 93 4) 96

Answer(s): 1
Votes: 2

Tags: JMAP, geometry, math, prism, cylinder


A vendor is using an 8-ft by 8-ft tent for a craft fair. The legs of the tent are 9 ft tall and the top forms a square pyramid with a height of 3 ft. What is the volume, in cubic feet, of space the tent occupies?

A vendor is using an 8-ft by 8-ft tent for a craft fair. The legs of the tent are 9 ft tall and the top forms a square pyramid with a height of 3 ft. What is the volume, in cubic feet, of space the tent occupies? 1) 256 2) 640 3) 672 4) 768

Answer(s): 1
Votes: 2

Tags: JMAP, geometry, math, pyramis, prism


What is the volume of the greenhouse?

The greenhouse pictured below can be modeled as a rectangular prism with a half-cylinder on top. The rectangular prism is 20 feet wide, 12 feet high, and 45 feet long. The half-cylinder has a diameter of 20 feet. To the nearest cubic foot, what is the volume of the greenhouse? 1) 17,869 3) 39,074 2) 24,937 4) 67,349

Answer(s): 1
Votes: 2

Tags: JMAP, geometry, math, prism, cylinder


Find the volume of this hidden compartment to the nearest cubic centimeter

A particular jewelry box is in the shape of a rectangular prism. The box is advertised as having an interior length of 20.3 centimeters, an interior width of 12. 7 centimeters, and an interior height of 10.2 centimeters. However, when a customer measures the interior of the box, she finds that the interior height is actually 6.3 centimeters. Upon further examination, she discovers that the bottom of the interior of the box lifts up to reveal a hidden compartment. Find the volume of this hidden compartment to the nearest cubic centimeter

Answer(s): 1
Votes: 0

Tags: JMAP, geometry, math, prism


Joe's larger tank is completely filled with water. He takes water from it to completely fill the small tank. Determine how many cubic inches of water will remain in the larger tank.

The diagram below represents Joe's two fish tanks. Joe's larger tank is completely filled with water. He takes water from it to completely fill the small tank. Determine how many cubic inches of water will remain in the larger tank.

Answer(s): 1
Votes: 0

Tags: JMAP, geometry, math, prism


How deep, to the nearest tenth of an inch, will the water be in the larger container?

Tracey has two empty cube-shaped containers with sides of 5 inches and 7 inches, as shown in the accompanying diagram. She fills the smaller container completely with water and then pours all the water from the smaller container into the larger container. How deep, to the nearest tenth of an inch, will the water be in the larger container?

Answer(s): 1
Votes: 0

Tags: JMAP, geometry, math, prism


How long will it take, to the nearest minute, to fill the tank to a depth of 15 inches?

As shown in the accompanying diagram, the length, width, and height of Richard’s fish tank are 24 inches, 16 inches, and 18 inches, respectively. Richard is filling his fish tank with water from a hose at the rate of 500 cubic inches per minute. How long will it take, to the nearest minute, to fill the tank to a depth of 15 inches?

Answer(s): 1
Votes: 0

Tags: JMAP, geometry, math, prism


Tina’s preschool has a set of cardboard building blocks, each of which measures 9 inches by 9 inches by 4 inches. How many of these blocks will Tina need to build a wall 4 inches thick, 3 feet high, and 12 feet long?

Tina’s preschool has a set of cardboard building blocks, each of which measures 9 inches by 9 inches by 4 inches. How many of these blocks will Tina need to build a wall 4 inches thick, 3 feet high, and 12 feet long?

Answer(s): 1
Votes: 0

Tags: JMAP, geometry, math, prism


Find the number of inches in the shorter side of the original sheet of cardboard.

Deborah built a box by cutting 3-inch squares from the corners of a rectangular sheet of cardboard, as shown in the accompanying diagram, and then folding the sides up. The volume of the box is 150 cubic inches, and the longer side of the box is 5 inches more than the shorter side. Find the number of inches in the shorter side of the original sheet of cardboard.

Answer(s): 1
Votes: 0

Tags: JMAP, geometry, math, prism