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Chapter 19: Volume and Surface Area of Solids

Exercise 19AExercise 19BExercise 19CExerciseMultiple Choice QuestionsFormative Assessment

Chapter 19: Volume and Surface Area of Solids Exercise Exercise 19A solutions [Pages 874 - 877]

Exercise 19A | Q 1 | Page 874

Two cubes each of volume 27 cm3 are joined end to end to form a solid. Find the surface area of the resulting cuboid.

Exercise 19A | Q 2 | Page 874

The volume of a hemisphere is 2425 `1/2` cm. Find its curved surface area.

Exercise 19A | Q 3 | Page 874

If the total surface area of a solid hemisphere is 462 cm2, then find its volume.  

Exercise 19A | Q 4 | Page 874

A 5-m-wide cloth is used to make a conical tent of base diameter 14 m and height 24 m. Find the cost of cloth used at the rate of ₹25 per metre.

Exercise 19A | Q 5 | Page 874

If the volumes of two cones are in the ratio of 1:4 and their diameters are in the ratio of 4:5, then find the ratio of their heights.

Exercise 19A | Q 6 | Page 875

The slant height of a conical mountain is 2.5 km and the area of its base is 1.54 km2. Find the height of the mountain.

Exercise 19A | Q 7 | Page 875

The sum of the radius of the base and the height of a solid cylinder is 37 metres. If the total surface area of the cylinder be 1628 sq metres, then find its volume.

Exercise 19A | Q 8 | Page 875

The surface area of a sphere is 2464 cm2. If its radius be doubled, then what will be the surface area of the new sphere?

Exercise 19A | Q 9 | Page 875

A military tent of height 8.25 m is in the form of a right circular cylinder of base diameter 30 m and height 5.5 m surmounted by a right circular cone of same base radius. Find the length of canvas used in making the tent, if the breadth of the canvas is 1.5 m.

Exercise 19A | Q 10 | Page 875

A tent is in the shape of a right circular cylinder up to a height of 3 m and conical above it. The total height of the tent is 13.5 m and the radius of its base is 14 m. Find the cost of cloth required to make the tent at the rate of Rs 80 per square metre.

Exercise 19A | Q 11 | Page 875

A circus tent is cylindrical to a height of 3 m and conical above it. If its base radius is 52.5 m and the slant height of the conical portion is 53 m, find the area of canvas needed to make the tent.

Exercise 19A | Q 12 | Page 875

A rocket is in the form of a circular cylinder closed at the lower end and a cone of the same radius is attached to the top. The radius of the cylinder is 2.5 m, its height is 21 m and the slant height of the cone is 8 m. Calculate the total surface area of the rocket.

Exercise 19A | Q 13 | Page 875

A solid is in the shape of a cone surmounted on a hemisphere, the radius of each of them being 3.5 cm and the total height of the solid is 9.5 cm. Find the volume of the solid.

Exercise 19A | Q 14 | Page 875

A toy is in the form of a cone mounted on a hemisphere of common base radius 7 cm. The total height of the toy is 31 cm. Find the total surface area of the toy.

Exercise 19A | Q 15 | Page 875

A toy is in the shape of a cone mounted on a hemisphere of same base radius. If the volume of the toy is 231 cm3 and its diameter is 7 cm, then find the height of the toy.

Exercise 19A | Q 16 | Page 875

A cylindrical container of radius 6 cm and height 15 cm is filled with ice-cream. The whole ice-cream has to be distributed to 10 children in equal cones with hemispherical tops. If the height of the conical portion is 4 times the radius of its base, then find the radius of the ice-cream cone.

Exercise 19A | Q 17 | Page 875

A vessel is in the form of a hemispherical bowl surmounted by a hollow cylinder. The diameter of the hemisphere is 21 cm and the total height of the vessel is 14.5 cm. Find its capacity.

Exercise 19A | Q 18 | Page 876

A toy is in the form of a cylinder with hemispherical ends. If the whole length of the toy is 90 cm and its diameter is 42 cm, then find the cost of painting the toy at the rate of 70 paise per sq cm.

Exercise 19A | Q 19 | Page 876

A medicine capsule is in the shape of a cylinder with two hemispheres stuck to each of its ends. The length of the entire capsule is 14 mm and the diameter of the capsule is 5 mm. Find its surface area.

Exercise 19A | Q 20 | Page 876

A solid is composed of a cylinder with hemispherical ends. If the whole length of the solid is 98 cm and the diameter of each of its hemispherical ends is 28 cm, find the cost of polishing the surface of the solid at the rate of 15 paise per sq cm.

Exercise 19A | Q 21 | Page 876

A solid is in the form of a right circular cone mounted on a hemisphere. The radius of the hemisphere is 2.1 cm and the height of the cone is 4 cm. The solid is placed in a cylindrical tub full of water in such a way that the whole solid is submerged in water. If the radius of the cylinder is 5 cm and its height is 9.8 cm, find the volume of the water left in the tub.

Exercise 19A | Q 22 | Page 876

From a solid cylinder whose height is 8 cm and radius 6 cm, a conical cavity of height 8 cm and base radius 6 cm is hollowed out. Find the volume of the remaining solid. Also, find the total surface area of the remaining solid.

Exercise 19A | Q 23 | Page 876

From a solid cylinder of height 2.8 cm and diameter 4.2 cm, a conical cavity of the same height and same diameter is hollowed out. Find the total surface area of the remaining solid.

Exercise 19A | Q 24 | Page 876

From a solid cylinder of height 14 cm and base diameter 7 cm, two equal conical holes each of radius 2.1 cm and height 4 cm are cut off. Find the volume of the remaining solid. 

Exercise 19A | Q 25 | Page 876

A metallic cylinder has radius 3 cm and height 5 cm. To reduce its weight, a conical hole is drilled in the cylinder. The conical hole has a radius of `3/2` cm and its depth is `8/9`  cm. Calculate the ratio of the volume of metal left in the cylinder to the volume of metal taken out in conical shape.

Exercise 19A | Q 26 | Page 876

A spherical glass vessel has a cylindrical neck that is 7 cm long and 4 cm in diameter. The diameter of the spherical part is 21 cm. Find the quantity of water the vessel can hold.

Exercise 19A | Q 27 | Page 876

The adjoining figure represents a solid consisting of a cylinder surmounted by a cone at one end and a hemisphere at the other. Find the volume of the solid.

Exercise 19A | Q 28 | Page 877

From a cubical piece of wood of side 21 cm, a hemisphere is carved out in such a way that the diameter of the hemisphere is equal to the side of the cubical piece. Find the surface area and volume of the remaining piece.

Exercise 19A | Q 29 | Page 877

A cubical block of side 10 cm is surmounted by a hemisphere. What is the largest diameter that the hemisphere can have? Find the cost of painting the total surface area of the solid so formed, at the rate of ₹5 per 100 sq cm. [Use ππ = 3.14]

Exercise 19A | Q 30 | Page 877

A toy is in the shape of a right circular cylinder with a hemisphere on one end and a cone on the other. The radius and height of the cylindrical part are 5 cm and 13 cm, respectively. The radii of the hemispherical and the conical parts are the same as that of the cylindrical part. Find the surface area of the toy, if the total height of the toy is 30 cm.

Exercise 19A | Q 31 | Page 877

The inner diameter of a glass is 7 cm and it has a raised portion in the bottom in the shape of a hemisphere, as shown in the figure. If the height of the glass is 16 cm, find the apparent capacity and the actual capacity of the glass.

Exercise 19A | Q 32 | Page 877

A wooden toy is in the shape of a cone mounted on a cylinder, as shown in the figure. The total height of the toy is 26 cm, while the height of the conical part is 6 cm. The diameter of the base of the conical part is 5 cm and that of the cylindrical part is 4 cm. The conical part and the cylindrical part are respectively painted red and white. Find the area to be painted by each of these colours. `["Take"  pi = 22/7]`

Chapter 19: Volume and Surface Area of Solids Exercise Exercise 19B solutions [Pages 897 - 900]

Exercise 19B | Q 1 | Page 897

The dimensions of a metallic cuboid are 100cm× 80 cm× 64cm. It is melted and recast into a cube. Find the surface area of the cube.

Exercise 19B | Q 2 | Page 897

A cone of height 20 cm and radius of base 5 cm is made up of modelling clay. A child reshapes it in the form of a sphere. Find the diameter of the sphere. 

Exercise 19B | Q 3 | Page 897

Metallic spheres of radii 6 cm, 8 cm and 10 cm, respectively are melted to form a single solid sphere. Find the radius of the resulting sphere.

Exercise 19B | Q 4 | Page 897

A solid metal cone with base radius of 12 cm and height 24 cm is melted to form solid spherical balls of diameter 6 cm each. Find the number of balls thus formed.

Exercise 19B | Q 5 | Page 897

The radii of internal and external surfaces of a hollow spherical shell are 3 cm and 5 cm, respectively. It is melted and recast into a solid cylinder of diameter 14 cm. Find the height of the cylinder.

Exercise 19B | Q 6 | Page 898

The internal and external diameters of a hollow hemispherical shell are 6 cm and 10 cm, respectively. It is melted and recast into a solid cone of base diameter 14 cm. Find the height of the cone so formed.

Exercise 19B | Q 7 | Page 898

A copper rod of diameter 2 cm and length 10 cm is drawn into a wire of uniform thickness and length 10 m. Find the thickness of the wire.

Exercise 19B | Q 8 | Page 898

A hemispherical bowl of internal diameter 30 cm contains some liquid. This liquid is to be poured into cylindrical bottles of diameter 5 cm and height 6 cm each. Find the number of bottles required.

Exercise 19B | Q 9 | Page 898

A solid metallic sphere of diameter 21 cm is melted and recast into a number of smaller cones, each of diameter 3.5 cm and height 3 cm. Find the number of cones so formed.

Exercise 19B | Q 10 | Page 898

A spherical cannon ball, 28 cm in diameter, is melted and recast into a right circular conical mould with base diameter of 35 cm. Find the height of the cone.

Exercise 19B | Q 11 | Page 898

A spherical ball of radius 3 cm is melted and recast into three spherical balls. The radii of two of these balls are 1.5 cm and 2 cm. Find the radius of the third ball.

Exercise 19B | Q 12 | Page 898

A spherical shell of lead, whose external and internal diameters are 24 cm and 18 cm, is melted and recast into a right circular cylinder 37 cm high. Find the diameter of the base of the cylinder.

Exercise 19B | Q 13 | Page 898

A hemisphere of lead of radius 9 cm is cast into a right circular cone of height 72 cm. Find the radius of the base of the cone.

Exercise 19B | Q 14 | Page 898

A spherical ball of diameter 21 cm is melted and recast into cubes, each of side 1 cm. Find the number of cubes so formed.

Exercise 19B | Q 15 | Page 898

How many lead balls, each of radius 1 cm, can be made from a sphere of radius 8 cm?

Exercise 19B | Q 16 | Page 898

A solid sphere of radius 3 cm is melted and then cast into small spherical balls, each of diameter 0.6 cm. Find the number of balls obtained.

Exercise 19B | Q 17 | Page 898

The diameter of a sphere is 42 cm. It is melted and drawn into a cylindrical wire of diameter 2.8 cm. Find the length of the wire.

Exercise 19B | Q 18 | Page 898

The diameter of a copper sphere is 18 cm. It is melted and drawn into a long wire of uniform cross-section. If the length of the wire is 108 m, find its diameter.

Exercise 19B | Q 19 | Page 899

A hemispherical bowl of internal radius 9 cm is full of water. Its contents are emptied into a cylindrical vessel of internal radius 6 cm. Find the height of water in the cylindrical vessel.

Exercise 19B | Q 20 | Page 899

A hemispherical tank, full of water, is emptied by a pipe at the rate of  `25/7`  litres per second. How much time will it take to empty half the tank if the diameter of the base of the tank is 3 m?

Exercise 19B | Q 21 | Page 899

The rain water from a roof of 44 m × 20 m drains into a cylindrical tank having diameter of base 4 m and height 3.5 m. If the tank is just full, then find the rainfall in cm.

Exercise 19B | Q 22 | Page 899

The rain water from a 22 m × 20 m roof drains into a cylindrical vessel of diameter 2 m and height 3.5 m. If the rain water collected from the roof fills `4/5` th of the cylindrical vessel, then find the rainfall in centimetre. 

Exercise 19B | Q 23 | Page 899

A solid right circular cone of height 60 cm and radius 30 cm is dropped in a right circular cylinder full of water, of height 180 cm and radius 60 cm. Find the volume of water left in the cylinder, in cubic metres.

Exercise 19B | Q 24 | Page 899

Water is flowing through a cylindrical pipe of internal diameter 2 cm, into a cylindrical tank of base radius 40 cm, at the rate of 0.4 m per second. Determine the rise in level of water in the tank in half an hour.

Exercise 19B | Q 25 | Page 899

Water is flowing at the rate of 6 km/hr through a pipe of diameter 14 cm into a rectangular tank which is 60 m long and 22 m wide. Determine the time in which the level of water in the tank will rise by 7 cm.

Exercise 19B | Q 26 | Page 899

Water in a canal, 6 m wide and 1.5 m deep, is flowing at a speed of 4 km/hr. How much area will it irrigate in 10 minutes if 8 cm of standing water is needed for irrigation?

Exercise 19B | Q 27 | Page 899

A farmer connects a pipe of internal diameter 25 cm from a canal into a cylindrical tank in his field, which is 12 m in diameter and 2.5 m deep. If water flows through the pipe at the rate of 3.6 km/hr, then in how much time will the tank be filled? Also, find the cost of water if the canal department charges at the rate of ₹0.07 per m3

Exercise 19B | Q 29 | Page 899

150 spherical marbles, each of diameter 1.4 cm, are dropped in a cylindrical vessel of diameter 7 cm containing some water, which are completely immersed in water. Find the rise in the level of water in the vessel.

Exercise 19B | Q 30 | Page 900

Marbles of diameter 1.4 cm are dropped into a cylindrical beaker of diameter 7 cm, containing some water. Find the number of marbles that should be dropped into the beaker so that the water level rises by 5.6 cm.

Exercise 19B | Q 31 | Page 900

In a village, a well with 10 m inside diameter, is dug 14 m deep. Earth taken out of it is spread all around to a width 5 m to form an embankment. Find the height of the embankment. What value of the villagers is reflected here? 

Exercise 19B | Q 32 | Page 900

In a corner of a rectangular field with dimensions 35m × 22 m, a well with 14 m inside diameter is dug 8 m deep. The earth dug out is spread evenly over the remaining part of the field. Find the rise in the level of the field.

Exercise 19B | Q 33 | Page 900

A copper wire of diameter 6 mm is evenly wrapped on a cylinder of length 18 cm and diameter 49 cm to cover its whole surface. Find the length and the volume of the wire. If the density of the copper be 8.8 g per cm3, then find the weight of the wire.

Exercise 19B | Q 34 | Page 900

A right triangle whose sides are 15 cm and 20 cm (other than hypotenuse), is made to revolve about its hypotenuse. Find the volume and surface area of the double cone so formed. (Choose value of π as found appropriate)

Exercise 19B | Q 34 | Page 900

A right triangle whose sides are 15 cm and 20 cm (other than hypotenuse), is made to revolve about its hypotenuse. Find the volume and surface area of the double cone so formed. (Choose value of π as found appropriate)

Chapter 19: Volume and Surface Area of Solids Exercise Exercise 19C solutions [Pages 910 - 912]

Exercise 19C | Q 1 | Page 910

A drinking glass is in the shape of a frustum of a cone of height 14 cm. The diameters of its two circular ends are 16 cm and 12 cm. Find the capacity of the glass.

Exercise 19C | Q 2 | Page 910

The radii of the circular ends of a solid frustum of a cone are 18 cm and 12 cm and its height is 8 cm. Find its total surface area. [Use π = 3.14] 

Exercise 19C | Q 3 | Page 910

A metallic bucket, open at the top, of height 24 cm is in the form of the frustum of a cone, the radii of whose lower and upper circular ends are 7 cm and 14 cm, respectively. Find

  1. the volume of water which can completely fill the bucket;
  2. the area of the metal sheet used to make the bucket.
Exercise 19C | Q 4 | Page 911

A container, open at the top, is in the form of a frustum of a cone of height 24 cm with radii of its lower and upper circular ends as 8 cm and 20 cm, respectively. Find the cost of milk which can completely fill the container at the rate of ₹21 per litre.

Exercise 19C | Q 5 | Page 911

A container, open at the top and made up of metal sheet, is in the form of a frustum of a cone of height 16 cm with diameters of its lower and upper ends as 16 cm and 40 cm, respectively. Find the cost of metal sheet used to make the container, if it costs ₹10 per 100 cm2

Exercise 19C | Q 6 | Page 911

The radii of the circular ends of a solid frustum of a cone are 33 cm and 27 cm, and its slant height is 10 cm. Find its capacity and total surface area.

Exercise 19C | Q 7 | Page 911

A bucket is in the form of a frustum of a cone. Its depth is 15 cm and the diameters of the top and the bottom are 56 cm and 42 cm, respectively. Find how many litres of water can the bucket hold.

Exercise 19C | Q 8 | Page 911

A bucket made up of a metal sheet is in the form of a frustum of a cone of height 16 cm and radii of its lower and upper ends are 8 cm and 20 cm, respectively. Find the cost of the bucket if the cost of metal sheet used is Rs 15 per 100 cm2.

Exercise 19C | Q 9 | Page 911

A bucket made up of a metal sheet is in the form of frustum of a cone. Its depth is 24 cm and the diameters of the top and bottom are 30 cm and 10 cm, respectively. Find the cost of completely filling the bucket with milk at the rate of Rs 20 per litre and the cost of metal sheet used if it costs Rs 10 per 100 cm2.

Exercise 19C | Q 10 | Page 911

A container in the shape of a frustum of a cone having diameters of its two circular faces as 35 cm and 30 cm and vertical height 14 cm,
is completely filled with oil. If each cm3 of oil has mass 1.2 g, then find the cost of oil in the container if it costs ₹40 per kg.

Exercise 19C | Q 11 | Page 911

A bucket is in the form of a frustum of a cone and it can hold 28.49 litres of water. If the radii of its circular ends are 28 cm and 21 cm, then find the height of the bucket.

Exercise 19C | Q 12 | Page 911

The radii of the circular ends of a bucket of height 15 cm are 14 cm and r cm (r < 14). If the volume of bucket is 5390 cm3, then find the value of r.

Exercise 19C | Q 13 | Page 911

The radii of the circular ends of a solid frustum of a cone are 33 cm and 27 cm and its slant height is 10 cm. Find its total surface area. [Use π = 3.14.]

Exercise 19C | Q 14 | Page 912

A tent is made in the form of a frustum of a cone surmounted by another cone. The diameters of the base and the top of the frustum are 20 m and 6 m, respectively, and the height is 24 m. If the height of the tent is 28 m and the radius of the conical part is equal to the radius of the top of the frustum, find the quantity of canvas required.

Exercise 19C | Q 15 | Page 912

A tent consists of a frustum of a cone, surmounted by a cone. If the diameter of the upper and lower circular ends of the frustum be 14 m and 26 m, respectively, the height of the frustum be 8 m and the slant height of the surmounted conical portion be 12 m, find the area of the canvas required to make the tent. (Assume that the radii of the upper circular end of the frustum and the base of the surmounted conical portion are equal.)

Exercise 19C | Q 16 | Page 912

The perimeters of the two circular ends of a frustum of a cone are 48 cm and 36 cm. If the height of the frustum is 11 cm, then find its volume and curved surface area.

Exercise 19C | Q 17 | Page 912

A solid cone of base radius 10 cm is cut into two parts through the midpoint of its height, by a plane parallel to its base. Find the ratio of the volumes of the two parts of the cone.

Exercise 19C | Q 18 | Page 912

The height of a right circular cone is 20 cm. A small cone is cut off at the top by a plane parallel to the base. If its volume be `1/8` of the volume of the given cone, then at what height above the base is the section made?

Exercise 19C | Q 19 | Page 912

A solid metallic right circular cone 20 cm high and whose vertical angle is 60°, is cut into two parts at the middle of its height by a plane parallel to its base. If the frustum so obtained be drawn into a wire of diameter `1/12` cm, then find the length of the wire.

Exercise 19C | Q 20 | Page 912

A fez, the cap used by the Turks, is shaped like the frustum of a cone. If its radius on the open side is 10 cm, radius at the upper base is
4 cm and its slant height is 15 cm, then find the area of material used for making it.

Exercise 19C | Q 21 | Page 912

An oil funnel made of tin sheet consists of a 10 cm long cylindrical portion attached to a frustum of a cone. If the total height is 22 cm, diameter of the cylindrical portion is 8 cm and the diameter of the top of the funnel is 18 cm, then find the area of the tin sheet required to make the funnel.

Chapter 19: Volume and Surface Area of Solids Exercise Exercise solutions [Pages 914 - 917]

Exercise | Q 1 | Page 914

A river 1.5 m deep and 36 m wide is flowing at the rate of 3.5 km/hr. Find the amount of water (in cubic metres) that runs into the sea per minute.

Exercise | Q 2 | Page 914

The volume of a cube is 729 cm3. Find its surface area.

Exercise | Q 3 | Page 914

How many cubes of 10 cm edge can be put in a cubical box of 1 m edge?

Exercise | Q 4 | Page 914

Three cubes of iron whose edges are 6 cm, 8 cm and 10 cm, respectively are melted and formed into a single cube. Find the edge of the new cube formed.

Exercise | Q 5 | Page 914

Five identical cubes, each of edge 5 cm, are placed adjacent to each other. Find the volume of the resulting cuboid.

Exercise | Q 6 | Page 914

The volumes of two cubes are in the ratio 8 : 27. Find the ratio of their surface areas.

Exercise | Q 7 | Page 914

The volume of a right circular cylinder with its height equal to the radius is `25"1"/7` cm3. Find the height of the cylinder.

Exercise | Q 8 | Page 914

The ratio between the radius of the base and the height of a cylinder is 2 : 3. If the volume of the cylinder is 12936 cm3, then find the radius of the base of the cylinder.

Exercise | Q 9 | Page 914

The radii of two cylinders are in the ratio of 2 : 3 and their heights are in the ratio of 5 : 3. Find the ratio of their volumes.

Exercise | Q 10 | Page 914

66 cubic cm of silver is drawn into a wire 1 mm in diameter. Calculate the length of the wire in metres.

Exercise | Q 11 | Page 915

If the area of the base of a right circular cone is 3850 cm2 and its height is 84 cm, then find the slant height of the cone.

Exercise | Q 12 | Page 915

A cylinder with base radius 8 cm and height 2 cm is melted to form a cone of height 6 cm. Calculate the radius of the base of the cone.

Exercise | Q 13 | Page 915

A right cylindrical vessel is full of water. How many right cones having the same radius and height as those of the right cylinder will be needed to store that water?

Exercise | Q 14 | Page 915

The volume of a sphere is 4851 cm3. Find its curved surface area.

Exercise | Q 15 | Page 915

The curved surface area of a sphere is 5544 cm2. Find its volume.

Exercise | Q 16 | Page 915

The surface areas of two spheres are in the ratio of 4 : 25. Find the ratio of their volumes.

Exercise | Q 17 | Page 915

A solid metallic sphere of radius 8 cm is melted and recast into spherical balls each of radius 2 cm. Find the number of spherical balls obtained.

Exercise | Q 18 | Page 915

How many lead shots each 3 mm in diameter can be made from a cuboid of dimensions 9 cm × 11 cm × 12 cm ?

Exercise | Q 19 | Page 915

A metallic cone of radius 12 cm and height 24 cm is melted and made into spheres of radius 2 cm each. How many spheres are formed?

Exercise | Q 20 | Page 915

A hemisphere of lead of radius 6 cm is cast into a right circular cone of height 75 cm. Find the radius of the base of the cone.

Exercise | Q 21 | Page 915

A copper sphere of diameter 18 cm is drawn into a wire of diameter 4 mm. Find the length of the wire.

Exercise | Q 22 | Page 915

The radii of the circular ends of a frustum of height 6 cm are 14 cm and 6 cm, respectively. Find the slant height of the frustum.

Exercise | Q 23 | Page 915

Find the ratio of the volume of a cube to that of a sphere which will fit inside it.

Exercise | Q 24 | Page 915

Three metallic cubes whose edges are 3 cm, 4 cm and 5 cm, are melted and recast into a single large cube. Find the edge of the new cube formed.

Exercise | Q 24 | Page 915

Find the ratio of the volumes of a cylinder, a cone and a sphere, if each has the same diameter and same height?

Exercise | Q 25 | Page 915

Two cubes each of volume 125 cm3 are joined end to end to form a solid. Find the surface area of the resulting cuboid.

Exercise | Q 26 | Page 915

Three metallic cubes whose edges are 3 cm, 4 cm and 5 cm, are melted and recast into a single large cube. Find the edge of the new cube formed.

Exercise | Q 27 | Page 915

A solid metallic sphere of diameter 8 cm is melted and drawn into a cylindrical wire of uniform width. If the length of the wire is 12 m, then find its width.

Exercise | Q 28 | Page 916

A 5-m-wide cloth is used to make a conical tent of base diameter 14 m and height 24 m. Find the cost of cloth used, at the rate of ₹25 per metre.

Exercise | Q 29 | Page 916

A wooden toy was made by scooping out a hemisphere of same radius from each end of a solid cylinder. If the height of the cylinder is 10 cm and its base is of radius 3.5 cm, then find the volume of wood in the toy.

Exercise | Q 30 | Page 916

Three cubes of a metal whose edges are in the ratio 3 : 4 : 5 are melted and converted into a single cube whose diagonal is  `12sqrt(3)`  cm. Find the edges of the three cubes.

Exercise | Q 31 | Page 916

A hollow sphere of external and internal diameters 8 cm and 4 cm, respectively is melted into a solid cone of base diameter 8 cm. Find the height of the cone. 

Exercise | Q 32 | Page 916

A bucket of height 24 cm is in the form of frustum of a cone whose circular ends are of diameter 28 cm and 42 cm. Find the cost of milk at the rate of ₹30 per litre, which the bucket can hold.

Exercise | Q 33 | Page 916

The interior of a building is in the form of a right circular cylinder of diameter 4.2 m and height 4 m surmounted by a cone of same diameter.
The height of the cone is 2.8 m. Find the outer surface area of the building.

Exercise | Q 34 | Page 916

A metallic solid right circular cone is of height 84 cm and the radius of its base is 21 cm. It is melted and recast into a solid sphere. Find the
diameter of the sphere.

Exercise | Q 35 | Page 916

A toy is in the form of a cone of radius 3.5 cm mounted on a hemisphere of same radius. The total height of the toy is 15.5 cm. Find the total
surface area of the toy.

Exercise | Q 36 | Page 916

If the radii of the circular ends of a bucket 28 cm high, are 28 cm and 7 cm, then find its capacity and total surface area.

Exercise | Q 37 | Page 916

A bucket is in the form of a frustum of a cone with a capacity of 12308.8 cm3 of water. The radii of the top and bottom circular ends are
20 cm and 12 cm, respectively. Find the height of the bucket. [Use π = 3.14]

Exercise | Q 38 | Page 916

A milk container is made of metal sheet in the shape of frustum of a cone whose volume is `"10459"  3/7  "cm"`. The radii of its lower and upper circular ends are 8 cm and 20 cm, respectively. Find the cost of metal sheet used in making the container at the rate of ₹1.40 per cm2.

Exercise | Q 39 | Page 917

A solid metallic sphere of diameter 28 cm is melted and recast into a number of smaller cones, each of diameter `"4"2/3` cm and height 3 cm. Find the number of cones so formed.

Exercise | Q 40 | Page 917

A cylindrical vessel with internal diameter 10 cm and height 10.5 cm is full of water. A solid cone of base diameter 7 cm and height 6 cm is completely immersed in water. Find the volume of water

  1. displaced out of the cylinder
  2. left in the cylinder.  

Chapter 19: Volume and Surface Area of Solids Exercise Multiple Choice Questions solutions [Pages 917 - 927]

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 1 | Page 917

cylindrical pencil sharpened at one end is a combination of

  • a cylinder and a cone

  • a cylinder and frustum of a cone

  • a cylinder and a hemisphere

  • two cylinders

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 2 | Page 917

shuttlecock used for playing badminton is a combination of 

  • cylinder and a hemisphere

  • frustum of a cone and a hemisphere

  • a cone and a hemisphere

  • a cylinder and a sphere

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 3 | Page 918

funnel is a combination of

  • a cylinder and a cone

  • a cylinder and a hemisphere

  • a cylinder and frustum of a cone

  • a cone and hemisphere

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 4 | Page 917

surahi is a combination of

  • a sphere and a cylinder

  • a hemisphere and a cylinder

  • a cylinder and a cone

  • two hemispheres

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 6 | Page 917

The shape of the gilli used in a gilli-danda game is a combination of

  •  a cone and a cylinder

  • two cylinders

  • two cones and a cylinder

  • two cylinders and a cone

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 7 | Page 918

plumbline (sahul) is a combination of

  • a hemisphere and a cone

  • a cylinder and a cone

  • a cylinder and frustum of a cone

  • a cylinder and a sphere

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 8 | Page 918

A cone is cut by a plane parallel to its base and the upper part is removed. The part that is left  is called

  • a cone

  • a sphere

  • a cylinder

  • frustum of a cone

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 9 | Page 918

During conversion of a solid from one shape to another, the volume of the new shape will

  • decrease

  • increase

  • remain unaltered

  • remain unaltered

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 10 | Page 919

In a right circular cone, the cross-section made by a plane parallel to the base is a

  • sphere

  • hemisphere

  • circle

  • a semicircle

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 11 | Page 919

A solid piece of iron in the form a cuboid of dimensions (49 cm × 33 cm × 24 cm) is moulded into a solid sphere. The radius of the sphere is

  • 19 cm

  • 21 cm

  • 23 cm

  • 25 cm

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 12 | Page 919

Choose the correct answer of the following:

The radius (in cm) of the largest right circular cone that can be cut out from a cube of edge 4.2 cm is

  • 2.1

  • 4.2

  • 8.4

  • 1.05

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 13 | Page 919

Choose the correct answer of the following question:

A metallic solid sphere of radius 9 cm is melted to form a solid cylinder of radius 9 cm. The height of the cylinder is

  • 12 cm

  • 18 cm

  • 36 cm

  • 96 cm

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 14 | Page 919

Choose the correct answer of the following question:

A rectangular sheet of paper 40 cm × 22 cm, is rolled to form a hollow cylinder of height 40 cm. The radius of the cylinder (in cm) is

  • 3.5

  • 7

  • 80

  • 5

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 15 | Page 919

Choose the correct answer of the following question:

The number of solid spheres, each of diameter 6 cm, that can be made by melting a solid metal cylinder of height 45 cm and diameter 4 cm, is

  • 2

  • 4

  • 5

  • 5

  • 6

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 17 | Page 919

Choose the correct answer of the following question:

If the surface area of a sphere is 616 cm2, its diameter (in cm) is

  • 7

  • 14

  • 28

  • 56

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 18 | Page 919

Choose the correct answer of the following question:

If the radius of a sphere becomes 3 times, then its volume will become

  • 3 times

  • 6 times

  • 9 times

  • 27 times

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 19 | Page 919

Choose the correct answer of the following question:

If the height of a bucket in the shape of frustum of a cone is 16 cm and the diameters of its two circular ends are 40 cm and 16 cm, then its slant height is

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 20 | Page 919

Choose the correct answer of the following question:

A sphere of diameter 18 cm is dropped into a cylindrical vessel of diameter 36 cm, partly filled with water. If the sphere is completely submerged, then the water level rises by

  • 3 cm

  • 4 cm

  • 5 cm  

  • 6 cm   

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 21 | Page 920

Choose the correct answer of the following question:

A solid right circular cone is cut into two parts at the middle of its height by a plane parallel to its base. The ratio of the volume of the smaller cone to the whole cone is

  • 1 : 2

  • 1 : 4

  • 1 : 6 

  • 1 : 8

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 22 | Page 920

Choose the correct answer of the following question:

The radii of the circular ends of a bucket of height 40 cm are 24 cm and 15 cm. The slant height (in cm) of the bucket is

  • 41

  • 43

  • 49

  • 51

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 23 | Page 920

Choose the correct answer of the following question:

A solid is hemispherical at the bottom and conical (of same radius) above it. If the surface areas of the two parts are equal, then the ratio of its radius and the slant height of the conical part is

  • 1 : 2

  • 2 : 1

  • 1 : 4

  • 4 : 1

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 24 | Page 920

Choose the correct answer of the following question:

If the radius of the base of a right circular cylinder is halved, keeping the height the same, then the ratio of the volume of the cylinder thus obtained to the volume of original cylinder is

  • 1 : 2

  • 2 : 1

  • 1 : 4 

  • 4 : 1

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 25 | Page 920

A cubical ice-cream brick of edge 22 cm is to be distributed among some children by filling ice-cream cones of radius 2 cm and height 7 cm up to the brim. How many children will get the ice-cream cones?

  • 163

  • 263

  • 363

  • 463

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 26 | Page 920

A mason constructs a wall of dimensions (270 cm × 300 cm × 350 cm) with bricks, each of size (22.5 cm × 11.25 cm × 8.75 cm) and it is assumed that `1/8` space is covered by the mortar. Number of bricks used to construct the wall is

  • 11000

  • 11100

  • 11200

  • 11300

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 27 | Page 920

Twelve solid spheres of the same size are made by melting a solid metallic cylinder of base diameter 2 cm and height 16 cm. The diameter of each sphere is

  • 2 cm

  • 3 cm

  • 4 cm

  • 6 cm

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 28 | Page 920

The diameters of two circular ends of a bucket are 44 cm and 24 cm, and the height of the bucket is 35 cm. The capacity of the bucket is

  • 31.7 liters

  • 32.7 liters

  • 33.7 litres

  • 34.7 litres

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 29 | Page 920

The slant height of a bucket is 45 cm and the radii of its top and bottom are 28 cm and 7 cm, respectively. The curved surface area of the bucket is

  • 4953 cm

  • 4952 cm

  • 4951 cm

  • 4950 cm

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 30 | Page 920

The volumes of two spheres are in the ratio 64 : 27. The ratio of their surface areas is

  • 9 : 16

  • 16 : 9

  • 3 : 4

  • 4 : 3

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 31 | Page 921

A hollow cube of internal edge 22 cm is filled with spherical marbles of diameter 0.5 cm and `1/8` space of the cube remains unfilled. Number of marbles required is

  • 142296

  • 142396

  • 142396

  • 142596

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 32 | Page 921

A metallic spherical shell of internal and external diameters 4 cm and 8 cm, respectively, is melted and recast in the form of a cone of base diameter 8 cm. The height of the cone is

  • 12 cm

  • 14 cm

  • 15 cm

  • 8 cm

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 33 | Page 921

A medicine capsule is in the shape of a cylinder of diameter 0.5 cm with a hemisphere tucked at each end. The length of the entire capsule is 2 cm. The capacity of the capsule is

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 34 | Page 921

The length of the longest pole that can be kept in a room (12 m × 9 m ×8 m) is

  • 29 m

  • 21 m

  • 19 m

  • 17 m

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 35 | Page 921

The length of the longest pole that can be kept in a room (12 m × 9 m ×8 m) is

  • 144 cm2

  •  216 cm2

  • 180 cm2

  • 108 cm2

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 36 | Page 921

The volume of a cube is 2744 cm2. Its surface area is

  • 196 cm2

  • 1176 cm2

  • 784 cm2

  • 588 cm2

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 37 | Page 921

The total surface area of a cube is 864 cm2. Its volume is

  • 3456 cm3

  • 432 cm3

  • 1728 cm3

  • 3456 cm3

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 38 | Page 921

How many bricks, each measuring (25 cm × 11.25 cm × 6 cm), will be required to construct a wall (8 m × 6 m × 22.5 cm)?

  • 8000

  • 6400

  • 4800

  • 7200

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 39 | Page 921

The area of the base of a rectangular tank is 6500 cm2 and the volume of water contained in it is 2.6 m3. The depth of water in the tank is

  • 3.5 m

  • 4 m

  • 5 m

  • 8 m

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 40 | Page 921

The volume of a wall, 5 times as high as it is broad and 8 times as long as it is high, is 128 m3. The breadth of the wall is

  • 30 cm

  •  40 cm

  • 22.5 cm

  • 25 cm

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 41 | Page 922

If the areas of three adjacent faces of a cuboid are x, y and z, respectively, the volume of the cuboid is

  • xyz

  •  2xyz

  • `sqrt("xyz")`

  • `root(3)("xyz")`

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 42 | Page 922

The sum of length, breadth and height of a cuboid is 19 cm and its diagonal is `5sqrt(5)` cm. Its surface area is

  • 361 cm2

  • 125 cm2

  •  236 cm2

  • 486 cm2

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 43 | Page 922

If each edge of a cube is increased by 50%, the percentage increase in the surface area is

  • 50%

  • 75%

  • 100%

  • 125%

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 44 | Page 922

How many bags of grain can be stored in a cuboidal granary (8 m × 6 m × 3 m), if each bag occupies a space of 0.64 m3?

  • 8256

  • 90

  • 212

  • 225

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 45 | Page 922

A cube of side 6 cm is cut into a number of cubes, each of side 2 cm. The number of cubes formed is

  • 6

  • 9

  • 12

  • 27

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 46 | Page 922

Rainfall in an area is 5 cm. The volume of the water that falls on 2 hectares of land is

  • 100 m3

  • 10 m3

  • 1000 m3

  • 10000 m3

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 47 | Page 922

The volumes of two cubes are in the ratio 1 : 27. The ratio of their surface area is

  • 1 : 3

  • 1 : 8

  • 1 : 9

  •  1 : 18

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 48 | Page 922

The diameter of the base of a cylinder is 4 cm and its height is 14 cm. The volume of the cylinder is

  • 176 cm3

  • 196 cm3

  • 276 cm3

  • 352 cm3

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 49 | Page 922

The diameter of a cylinder is 28 cm and its height is 20 cm. The total surface area of the cylinder is

  • 2993 cm2

  • 2992 cm2

  • 2292 cm2

  • 2229 cm2

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 50 | Page 922

πThe height of a cylinder is 14 cm and its curved surface area is 264 cm2. The volume of the cylinder is

  • 308 cm3

  • 396 cm3

  • 1232 cm3

  • 1848 cm3

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 51 | Page 922

The curved surface are of a cylinder is 1760 cm2 and its base radius is 14 cm. The height of the cylinder is

  • 10 cm

  • 15 cm

  • 20 cm

  • 40 cm

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 52 | Page 922

The ratio of the total surface area to the lateral surface area of a cylinder with base radius 80 cm and height 20 cm is

  • 2 : 1

  • 3 : 1

  • 4 : 1

  • 5 : 1

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 53 | Page 923

The curved surface area of a cylindrical pillar is 264 m2 and its volume is 924 m3. The height of the pillar is

  • 4 m

  • 5 m

  • 6  m

  • 7 m

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 54 | Page 923

The ratio between the radius of the base and the height of a cylinder is 2 : 3. If its volume is 1617 cm3, the total surface area of the cylinder is

  • 308 cm2

  • 462 cm2

  •  540 cm2

  • 770 cm2

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 55 | Page 923

The radii of two cylinders are in the ratio 2 : 3 and their heights are in the ratio 5 : 3. The ratio of their volumes is

  • 27 : 20

  • 20 : 27

  • 4 : 9

  • 9 : 4

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 56 | Page 923

The heights of two circular cylinders of equal volume are in the ratio 1 : 2. The ratio of their radii is

  • `1 : sqrt(2)`

  • `sqrt(2) : 1`

  • 1 : 2

  • 1 : 4

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 57 | Page 923

The radius of the base of a cone is 5 cm and its height is 12 cm. Its curved surface area is

  • 60π cm2

  • 65π cm2

  • 30π cm2

  • None of these

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 58 | Page 923

The diameter of the base of a cone is 42 cm and its volume is 12936 cm3. Its height is

  • 28 cm

  • 21 cm

  • 35 cm

  • 14 cm

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 59 | Page 923

The area of the base of a right circular cone is 154 cm2 and its height is 14 cm. Its curved surface area is

  • 154`sqrt(5)  "cm"^2`

  • `154 sqrt(7) "cm"^2`

  • `77sqrt(7) "cm"^2`

  • `77sqrt(5)  "cm"^2`

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 60 | Page 923

On increasing the radii of the base and the height of a cone by 20%, its volume will increase by

  •  20%

  •  40%

  • 60%

  • 72.8%

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 61 | Page 923

The radii of the base of a cylinder and a cone are in the ratio 3 : 4. If their heights are in the ratio 2 : 3, the ratio between their volumes is

  • 9 : 8

  • 3 : 4

  • 8 : 9

  • 4 : 3

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 62 | Page 923

A metallic cylinder of radius 8 cm and height 2 cm is melted and converted into a right circular cone of height 6 cm. The radius of the base of this cone is

  • 4 cm

  • 5 cm

  • 6 cm

  • 8 cm

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 63 | Page 923

The height of a conical tent is 14 m and its floor area is 346.5 m2. How much canvas, 1.1 wide, will be required for it?

  • 490 m

  • 525 m

  • 665 m

  • 860 m

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 64 | Page 924

The diameter of a sphere is 14 cm. Its volume is

  • 1428 cm3

  • 1439 cm3

  • `1437  1/3  "cm"^3`

  • 1440 cm

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 65 | Page 924

The ratio between the volume of two spheres is 8 : 27. What is the ratio between their surface areas?

  • 2 : 3

  • 4 : 5

  • 5 : 6

  • 4 : 9

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 66 | Page 924

A hollow metallic sphere with external diameter 8 cm and internal diameter 4 cm is melted and moulded into a cone of base radius 8 cm. The height of the cone is

  • 12 cm

  • 14 cm

  • 15 cm

  • 18 cm

  • 3 . 5 cm

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 67 | Page 924

A metallic cone of base radius 2.1 cm and height 8.4 cm is melted and moulded into a sphere. The radius of the sphere is

  • 2.1 cm

  • 1.05 cm

  • 1.5 cm

  • 2 cm

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 69 | Page 924

The surface area of a sphere is 154 cm2. The volume of the sphere is

  • `"179"2/3 "cm"^3`

  • `"359"1/3"cm"^3`

  • `"1437"1/3"cm"^3`

  • None of these

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 70 | Page 924

The total surface area of a hemisphere of radius 7 cm is

  • (588π) cm2

  • (392π) cm2

  • (147π) cm2

  • (98π) cm2

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 71 | Page 924

The circular ends of a bucket are of radii 35 cm and 14 cm and the height of the bucket is 40 cm. Its volume is

  • 60060 cm3

  • 80080 cm3

  • 70040 cm3

  • 80160 cm3

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 72 | Page 924

If the radii of the ends of a bucket are 5 cm and 15 cm and it is 24 cm high, then its surface area is

  • 1815.3 cm2

  •  1711.3 cm2

  • 2025.3cm2

  • 2360 cm2

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 73 | Page 924

A circus tent is cylindrical to a height of 4 m and conical above it. If its diameter is 105 m and its slant height is 40 m, the total area of canvas required is

  • 1760 m2

  • 2640 m2

  • 3960 m2

  • 7920 m2

Multiple Choice Questions | Q 74 | Page 925

Match the following columns:

Column I Column II
(a) A solid metallic sphere of radius 8 cm is melted and the material is used to make solid right cones with height 4 cm and base radius of 8 cm. How many cones are formed? (p) 18
(b) A 20-m-deep well with
diameter 14 m is dug up
and the earth from digging
is evenly spread out to form
a platform 44 m by 14 m.
The height of the platform
is ...........m.
(q) 8
(c) A sphere of radius 6 cm is
melted and recast in the
shape of a cylinder of radius
4 cm. Then, the height of the
cylinder is ......... cm.
(r) 16 : 9
(d) The volumes of two spheres
are in the ratio 64 : 27. The
ratio of their surface areas is ....... .
(s) 5
Multiple Choice Questions | Q 75 | Page 925

Match the following columns:

Column I Column II
(a) The radii of the circular ends of
a bucket, in the form of the frustum of a cone of height 30 cm, are 20 cm
and 10 cm respectively. The
capacity of the bucket is ........cm3.
(p) 2418π
(b) The radii of the circular ends
 of a conical bucket of height
15 cm are 20 and 12 cm
respectively. The slant height
of the bucket is ........ cm.
(q) 22000
(c) The radii of the circular ends of
a solid frustum of a cone are 33 cm
and 27 cm and its slant height is
10 cm. The total surface area of
the bucket is .........cm2.
(r) 12
(d) Three solid metallic spheres of
radii 3 cm, 4 cm and 5 cm are
melted to form a single solid
sphere. The diameter of the
resulting sphere is ........ cm.
(s) 17
Multiple Choice Questions | Q 76 | Page 926

Assertion (A)
If the radii of the circular ends of a bucket 24 cm high are 15 cm and 5 cm, respectively, then the surface area of the bucket is 545π cm2.

  1. Reason(R)
    If the radii of the circular ends of the frustum of a cone are R and r, respectively, and its height is h, then its surface area is 
  2. Both Assertion (A) and Reason (R) are true and Reason (R) is a correct explanation of Assertion (A).
  3. Assertion (A) is true and Reason (R) is false.
  4. Assertion (A) is false and Reason (R) is true.
Multiple Choice Questions | Q 78 | Page 927

Assertion (A)
The outer surface of a hemisphere of radius 7 cm is to be painted. The total cost of painting at Rs 5 per cm2 is Rs 2300.

Reason (R)
The total surface area of a hemisphere is 3π r2.

  1. Both Assertion (A) and Reason (R) are true and Reason (R) is a correct explanation of Assertion (A).
  2. Both Assertion (A) and Reason (R) are true but Reason (R) is not a correct explanation of Assertion (A).
  3. Assertion (A) is true and Reason (R) is false.
  4. Assertion (A) is false and Reason (R) is true.
Multiple Choice Questions | Q 79 | Page 927

Assertion (A)
If the volumes of two spheres are in the ratio 27 : 8, then their surface areas are in the ratio 3 : 2.

Reason (R)
Volume of a sphere `=4/3pi"R"^3`
Surface area of a sphere = 4πR2


  1. Both Assertion (A) and Reason (R) are true and Reason (R) is a correct explanation of Assertion (A).
  2. Both Assertion (A) and Reason (R) are true but Reason (R) is not a correct explanation of Assertion (A).
  3. Assertion (A) is true and Reason (R) is false.
  4. Assertion (A) is false and Reason (R) is true.
Multiple Choice Questions | Q 80 | Page 927

Assertion (A)
The curved surface area of a cone of base radius 3 cm and height 4 cm is 15π cm2.\

Reason (R)
Volume of a cone = πr2h

  1. Both Assertion (A) and Reason (R) are true and Reason (R) is a correct explanation of Assertion (A).
  2. Both Assertion (A) and Reason (R) are true but Reason (R) is not a correct explanation of Assertion (A).
  3. Assertion (A) is true and Reason (R) is false.
  4. Assertion (A) is false and Reason (R) is true.

Chapter 19: Volume and Surface Area of Solids Exercise Formative Assessment solutions [Pages 937 - 938]

Formative Assessment | Q 1 | Page 937

Find the number of solid spheres, each of diameter 6 cm, that could be moulded to form a solid metallic cylinder of height 45 cm and diameter 4 cm.

Formative Assessment | Q 2 | Page 937

Two right circular cylinders of equal volumes have their heights in the ratio 1 : 2. What is the ratio of their radii?

Formative Assessment | Q 3 | Page 937

A circus tent is cylindrical to a height of 4 m and conical above it. If its diameter is 105 m and its slant height is 40 m, then find the total area of the canvas required.

Formative Assessment | Q 4 | Page 937

The radii of the top and bottom of a bucket of slant height 45 cm are 28 cm and 7 cm, respectively. Find the curved surface area of the bucket.

Formative Assessment | Q 5 | Page 937

A solid metal cone with base radius 12 cm and height 24 cm is melted to form solid spherical balls of diameter 6 cm each. Find the number of balls formed.

Formative Assessment | Q 6 | Page 937

A hemispherical bowl of internal diameter 30 cm is full of a liquid. This liquid is poured into cylindrical bottles of diameter 5 cm and height 6 cm each. How many bottles are required?

Formative Assessment | Q 7 | Page 937

A solid metallic sphere of diameter 21 cm is melted and recast into small cones of diameter 3.5 cm and height 3 cm each. Find the number of cones so formed.

Formative Assessment | Q 8 | Page 937

The diameter of a sphere is 42 cm. It is melted and drawn into a cylindrical wire of diameter 2.8 cm. Find the length of the wire.

Formative Assessment | Q 9 | Page 937

A drinking glass is in the shape of the frustum of a cone of height 21 cm with 6 cm and 4 cm as the diameters of its two circular ends. Find the capacity of the glass.

Formative Assessment | Q 10 | Page 937

Two cubes, each of volume 64 cm3, are joined end to end. Find the total surface area of the resulting cuboid.

Formative Assessment | Q 11 | Page 937

The radius of the base and the height of a solid right circular cylinder are in the ratio 2 : 3 and its volume is 1617 cm3. Find the total surface area of the cylinder.

Formative Assessment | Q 12 | Page 937

A toy is in the form of a cone mounted on a hemisphere of common base radius 7 cm. The total height of the toy is 31 cm. Find the total surface area of the toy.

Formative Assessment | Q 13 | Page 938

A hemispherical bowl of internal radius 9 cm is full of water. This water is to be filled in cylindrical bottles of diameter 3 cm and height 4 cm. Find the number of bottles needed in which the water can be filled.

Formative Assessment | Q 14 | Page 938

The surface areas of a sphere and a cube are equal. Find the ratio of their volumes.

Formative Assessment | Q 15 | Page 938

The slant height of the frustum of a cone is 4 cm and the perimeters (i.e. circumferences) of its circular ends are 18 cm and 6 cm. Find the curved surface area of the frustum.

Formative Assessment | Q 16 | Page 938

A solid is composed of a cylinder with hemispherical ends. If the whole length of the solid is 104 cm and the radius of each hemispherical end is 7 cm, find the surface area of the solid.

Formative Assessment | Q 17 | Page 938

From a solid cylinder whose height is 15 cm and diameter 16 cm, a conical cavity of the same height and same diameter is hollowed out. Find the total surface area of the remaining solid. (Use π = 3.14)

Formative Assessment | Q 18 | Page 938

A solid rectangular block of dimensions 4.4 m, 2.6 m and 1 m is cast into a hollow cylindrical pipe of internal radius 30 cm and thickness ​5 cm. Find the length of the pipe.

Formative Assessment | Q 19 | Page 938

An open metal bucket is in the shape of a frustum of a cone, mounted on a hollow cylindrical base made of the same metallic sheet. The diameters of the two circular ends of the bucket are 45 cm and 25 cm, the total vertical height of the bucket is 40 cm and that of the cylindrical base is 6 cm. Find the area of the metallic sheet used to make the bucket. Also, find the volume of water the bucket can hold, in litres.

Formative Assessment | Q 20 | Page 938

A farmer connects a pipe of internal diameter 20 cm from a canal into a cylindrical tank which is 10 m in diameter and 2 m deep. If the water flows through the pipe at the rate of 4 km/hr, then in how much time will the tank be filled completely?

Chapter 19: Volume and Surface Area of Solids

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