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Finding Height of a Cone Given Radius and Volume

A soft- drink cup is in the shape of a right circular cone with a capacity of 250 millilitres. The radius of the circular base is five centimetres. How deep is the cup? (1 millilitre = 1 cubic centimetre). (Explain your answer).

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The volume of a right circular cone is:
V = pi*r*r*h/3, where r is ...

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The height of a cone is found, given radius and volume.