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Tube in a Sphere
A cylindrical tube is inserted in a sphere. You can produce partial tubes and spheres in various ways. The volume of the remaining part of the sphere is
, which is the volume of a sphere of radius
, where
is half the length of the tube.
Contributed by:
Sándor Kabai
Additional contributions by:
Ed Pegg Jr
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Volume explained by
Andrew DeBenedictis here
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RELATED LINKS
Sphere
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MathWorld
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Cylinder
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Wolfram
MathWorld
)
Tube
(
Wolfram
MathWorld
)
PERMANENT CITATION
Sándor Kabai
"
Tube in a Sphere
"
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/TubeInASphere/
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Published: October 15, 2008
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