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### Unit 5: Lesson 12

Lesson 21: Cylinders, cones, and spheres

# Volume of cylinders, spheres, and cones word problems

## Problem

Jackson buys a grape snow cone on a hot day. By the time he eats all the "snow" off the top, the paper cone is filled with 27, pi cmcubed of melted purple liquid. The radius of the cone is 3 cm.
What is the height of the cone?
Either enter an exact answer in terms of pi or use 3, point, 14 for pi.
cm
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