Trying to find the formula for the volume of a sphere? Then check out this tutorial! You'll see how to use a cylinder with the same dimensions to find the formula for the volume of a sphere. Take a look!

Keywords:

volume

sphere

2/3 volume of cylinder

pi

radius

2r

r3

Background Tutorials

Know the formulas for the volumes of cones, cylinders, and spheres and use them to solve real-world and mathematical problems.

Every played with a bouncy ball, a volleyball, a basketball, or a baseball? Those are all spheres! Check out this tutorial to see what defines a sphere and learn its different parts. Take a look!

Soda cans, coffee cans, and some candles are just a few examples of cylinders. In this tutorial, you'll see what defines a cylinder. You'll also see the different parts of a cylinder. Take a look!

Further Exploration

Know the formulas for the volumes of cones, cylinders, and spheres and use them to solve real-world and mathematical problems.

Want to find the volume of a sphere? If you know the radius of the sphere, you can simply plug that value into the formula for the volume of a sphere and simplify! This tutorial shows you how!