#### Sphere volume equation

## Why is sphere volume formula?

The volume V of a sphere is four-thirds times pi times the radius cubed. The volume of a hemisphere is one-half the volume of the related sphere. Note : The volume of a sphere is 2/3 of the volume of a cylinder with same radius, and height equal to the diameter.

## How do you find the surface area and volume of a sphere?

Sphere Formulas in terms of radius r:Volume of a sphere: V = (4/3)πr. Circumference of a sphere: C = 2πr.Surface area of a sphere: A = 4πr.

## Why is there a 4 3 in the volume of a sphere?

Since the cylinder/cone and hemisphere have the same height, by Cavalieri’s Principle the volumes of the two are equal. Thus the sphere of radius R has volume 43πR3.

## What is the the formula for volume?

Perimeter, Area, and Volume

Table 3. Volume Formulas | ||
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Shape | Formula | Variables |

Right Rectangular Prism | V=LWH | L is the length, W is the width and H is the height. |

Prism or Cylinder | V=Ah | A is the area of the base, h is the height. |

Pyramid or Cone | V=13Ah | A is the area of the base, h is the height. |

## What is the area and volume of a sphere?

It can be characterized as the set of all points located distance r (radius) away from a given point (center). It is perfectly symmetrical, and has no edges or vertices. A sphere with radius r has a volume of 4 3 π r 3 frac{4}{3} pi r^3 34πr3 and a surface area of 4 π r 2 4 pi r^2 4πr2.

## What is TSA of sphere?

The surface area of a sphere is defined as the region covered by its outer surface in three-dimensional space. A Sphere is a three-dimensional solid having a round shape, just like a circle. The formula of total surface area of a sphere in terms of pi (π) is given by: Surface area = 4 π r^{2} square units.

## What is area and volume of cylinder?

VOLUME OF A CYLINDER is the area of the top times the height. The area of the top is given by the formula for the area of a circle (π r^{2}). So the total volume = h(π r^{2}).

## How do you calculate the volume of a sphere without a calculator?

Use the circumference formula (C=2πr) and rearrange it to solve for the radius (r=C/2π). Once you have the radius (r), you can use that value in the volume of a sphere formula (V = 4/3πr³).

## What is the volume of a 4 inch sphere?

Volume of a 4 Inch Sphere

268.08 | cubic inches |
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0.0043931 | cubic meters |

4,393.1 | cubic centimeters |

4.3931 | liters |

1.1605 | gallons |

## What is radius of sphere?

The radius of a sphere (abbreviated as the variable r or R) is the distance from the exact center of the sphere to a point on the outside edge of that sphere.

## Is volume cubed?

Volume is measured in “cubic” units. The volume of a figure is the number of cubes required to fill it completely, like blocks in a box. Volume of a cube = side times side times side. Since each side of a square is the same, it can simply be the length of one side cubed.

## How many faces does a sphere have?

A face is a flat or curved surface on a 3D shape. For example a cube has six faces, a cylinder has three and a sphere has just one.

## What is the SI unit of volume?

In the International System of Units (SI), the standard unit of volume is the cubic metre (m^{3}). The metric system also includes the litre (L) as a unit of volume, where one litre is the volume of a 10-centimetre cube.