# Calculate Volume & Surface Area of a Cylinder Without Lid

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• Abdullah Qureshi
In summary, to calculate the volume of a cylinder without a lid, you will need to use the formula V = πr^2h, where V is the volume, π is the constant pi, r is the radius of the base of the cylinder, and h is the height of the cylinder. Similarly, the formula for calculating the surface area of a cylinder without a lid is SA = 2πrh. These formulas can also be used for cylinders with a lid, but the lid area must be added to the surface area calculation. To convert measurements from inches to centimeters, use the conversion factor 1 inch = 2.54 centimeters. The practical application of knowing how to calculate the volume and surface area of a cylinder
Abdullah Qureshi
how to find volume and surface area of this without using the upper lid

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how to calculate

Abdullah Qureshi said:
how to calculate

did you post an image? if you tried, it's not showing up.

Are we expected to use our imagination to come up with a shape to find the surface area and volume of?

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## 1. How do you calculate the volume of a cylinder without a lid?

The volume of a cylinder without a lid can be calculated by multiplying the area of the base by the height. The formula is V = πr²h, where V is the volume, π is the constant pi, r is the radius of the cylinder, and h is the height of the cylinder.

## 2. What is the formula for finding the surface area of a cylinder without a lid?

The surface area of a cylinder without a lid can be calculated by adding the area of the base to the lateral surface area. The formula is SA = 2πrh + 2πr², where SA is the surface area, π is the constant pi, r is the radius of the cylinder, and h is the height of the cylinder.

## 3. Can you use the same formula for calculating the volume and surface area of a cylinder with a lid?

Yes, the formula for calculating the volume and surface area of a cylinder without a lid can also be used for a cylinder with a lid. The only difference is that for a cylinder with a lid, you would add the area of the lid to the surface area calculation.

## 4. What are the units for volume and surface area of a cylinder?

The units for volume are cubic units, such as cubic inches or cubic centimeters. The units for surface area are square units, such as square inches or square centimeters.

## 5. Can you use the same formula for calculating the volume and surface area of a cone?

No, the formula for calculating the volume and surface area of a cone is different from that of a cylinder. The formula for volume of a cone is V = (1/3)πr²h, and the formula for surface area is SA = πr² + πrl, where r is the radius of the cone, h is the height of the cone, and l is the slant height of the cone.

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