Multiple Choice
Identify the
letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.


1.

The
volume of a cylinder is
. a.  the height of
the cylinder  b.  the amount of material that it takes to fill the
cylinder  c.  the amount of material that it takes to make the
cylinder   


2.

The
volume of a cylinder is calculated like the volume of a prism; area of base ´ _____.
a.  length  b.  width  c.  height  d.  p   


3.

Use
the formula for the area of a _____ to calculate the area of the base of a
cylinder.
a.  rectangle  b.  triangle  c.  circle   


4.

Nathan wants to know how much gasoline his cylindrical gas container holds, that he
uses for cutting the lawn. He needs to calculate the ___ of the gas
container.
a.  surface
area  c.  height  b.  area  d.  volume     


5.

Calculate the volume of this cylinder.
{Graphic of cylinder similar to Example 1 in manuscript, with the
radius labeled as 6 cm and the height labeled as 8 cm}
a.  905
cm^{3}  c.  302
cm^{3}  b.  1206 cm^{3}  d.  226 cm^{3}     


6.

Calculate the volume of this cylinder.
{cylinder with
diameter 4.7 m and height 10.3 m}
a.  714.8
m^{3}  b.  178.7m^{3}  c.  152.1
m^{3}   


7.

Sal
needs to know how much water his cylindrical pool holds in order to determine the amount of chemicals
to add to the pool water. Sal needs to find the:
a.  surface area of
the water  b.  volume of the cylindrical pool  c.  circumference of
the pool   


8.

In
the problem stated in Question 7, if Sal knows that the height of the water in his pool is
2.1 m, and the distance around the outside of the pool is 24.5 m, determine the number
of cubic metres of water in Sal’s pool.
a.  323.3 m^{3}  b.  102.9
m^{3}  c.  51.5 m^{3}   


9.

The
volume of a can of soup is 284 mL. The radius of each can is 3.75 cm. What size of rectangular
box is needed to hold 12 cans of soup. (2 layers of 6 cans)
Use the volume of a cylinder formula, with the given information to
find:
a.  the volume of
the soup can  b.  the diameter of the soup can  c.  the height of
the soup can   


10.

In
the problem stated in Question 9, determine the dimensions of the rectangular box that will hold the
12 cans of soup ( 2 layers of 6 cans). Recall that 1 cm^{3} = 1 mL.
a.  15 cm
´ 22.5 cm
´ 24.2
cm  b.  7.5 cm
´ 11.25 cm
´ 48.2
cm  c.  15 cm
´ 22.5 cm
´ 12.1
cm   
