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How to find the surface area and volume of a cylinder.

Find the Surface Area and Volume of a Cylinder.

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Have your formula in front of you. So you can work off of it!

Have your formula in front of you. So you can work off of it!

Measure the height and the top surface (diameter).

Measure the height and the top surface (diameter).

Copy down the measurements.

Copy down the measurements.

Do the calculations. For the first half of the formula.

Do the calculations. For the first half of the formula.

Do the second part of calculations.

Do the second part of calculations.

Add up your final numbers.

Add up your final numbers.

Plug in the measurements from the previous steps.

Plug in the measurements from the previous steps.

Calculate your measurements.

Calculate your measurements.

Finally write out your overall area and volume.

Finally write out your overall area and volume.

That's it. You're finished.

  • Pencil
  • Eraser
  • Piece of Paper
  • Ruler
  • Cylinder
  • Calculator