# How to calculate the swept volume of a cylinder?

## How to calculate the swept volume of a cylinder?

How do you calculate the swept volume of a cylinder? 1 Divide the bore diameter by 2 to get the bore radius. 2 Square the bore radius. 3 Multiply the square radius by pi. 4 Multiply the result of step 3 by the length of the stroke. Make sure the units for bore and stroke length are the same. 5 The result is the swept volume of one cylinder.

## How to find the volume of a cardboard cylinder?

The standard is equal to approximately 5.5 cm. Determine the internal cylinder radius. It’s the internal radius of the cardboard part, around 2 cm. Find out what’s the height of the cylinder, for us it’s 9 cm. Tadaaam! The volume of a hollow cylinder is equal to 742.2 cm 3. Remember that the result is the volume of the paper and the cardboard.

**How to calculate volume of a partially filled cylinder?**

Volume of a partially filled cylinder with calculator – Math Open Reference How to find the volume of a horizontal cylindrical segment. For example a cylindrical tank is partially filled with liquid. The liquid forms a shape called a cyclindrical segment. Its volume can be calculated from the dimensions of the tank and the depth of the liquid.

### How to calculate the volume of an oblique cylinder?

Recall that an oblique cylinder is one that ‘leans over’ – where the top center is not over the base center point. In the figure above check “allow oblique’ and drag the top orange dot sideways to see an oblique cylinder. It turns out that the volume formula works just the same for these.

### How to calculate the volume of an oval cylinder?

Multiply the smallest radius of oval (minor axis) by its largest radius (major axis). Multiply this new number by pi. Divide the result of step 2 by 4. The result is the area of the oval. Multiply the area of the oval by the height of the cylinder. The result is volume of an oval cylinder.

**How to find the surface area of a cylinder?**

Find the surface area of the cylinder using the formula 2πrh + 2πr2. Make a ratio out of the two formulas, i.e. πr 2 h : 2πrh + 2πr 2. Alternatively, simplify it to rh : 2 (h+r). Divide both sides by one of the sides to get the ratio in its simplest form.

## How to calculate the height of a cylinder?

Divide the volume by the radius squared and pi to get the height in the same units as the radius. Make sure the surface and radius are in the same units and radius in is radians. Subtract 2πr² from the surface area. Divide the result of step 1 by 2πr. The result is the height of the cylinder. How do I find the radius of a cylinder?