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Sat February 12, 2011 By: Leya Mathews

A cylinder of maximum volume is cut out from a cube,find the ratio of the volume of a cube to that of a cylinder.

Expert Reply
Sun February 13, 2011
Dear student,
Here is the solution:
Volume of the cube with side a cm = a3
 
For the cylinder radius= a/2 cm and height=a cm
therefore, Volume of the cylinder 
 
Ratio of the volume of cube to the volume of cylinder
Therefore ratio = 1.45
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