## How do you calculate the capacity of a cylinder?

Volume of a cylinder

- V = A h.
- Since the area of a circle = π r 2 , then the formula for the volume of a cylinder is:
- V = π r 2 h.

**How do you find volume and capacity?**

Volume is measured in the cubic units, whereas capacity is measured in almost all other units which include litres, pounds, gallons, etc. Volume is calculated when you multiply the length, the width and the height of an object, whereas the capacity’s measurement is more towards ml or cc.

**How do you calculate Litre capacity?**

The first thing you need to do is multiply the length by the width by the height. That gives the number of cubic millimetres. To calculate the number of litres, you then divide that number by a million.

### What is the volume of a 36 inch gas tank?

For example, let’s find the volume of a cylinder tank that is 36″ in diameter and 72″ long. Thus, the capacity of this tank is 73,287 cubic inches. The resulting tank volume will be in the cubic form of the initial measurements.

**How do you calculate the volume of a cylinder tank?**

Capsule Tank Formula. cylinder volume = π × r2 × l. sphere volume = 4/3 π × r3. tank volume = cylinder volume + sphere volume. r = radius (diameter ÷ 2) l = length (or height for a vertical tank)

**What are the units of a cylinder calculator?**

The result from our volume of a cylinder calculator is always in cubic units, based on the input unit: in 3, ft 3, yd 3, cm 3, m 3, km 3, and so on. How to calculate the volume of a cylinder? One can think of a cylinder as a series of circles stacked one upon another.

## How do you find the volume of a slanted cylinder?

Find the radius, side length and slant angle of the cylinder. Square the radius. Multiply the result by pi. Take the sin of the angle. Multiply the sin by the side length. Multiply the result from step 3 and 5 together. The result is the slanted volume.