# Question #f9702

##### 1 Answer

Oct 11, 2015

Tom - draw a sketch of the problem and label the lengths of the sides, then use the formula for the volume of a cone.

#### Explanation:

Here is a sketch of the triangle:

Volume Cone =

Let's revolve around x which will make **height** of the cone. The **radius** will be

Substitute these values into the formula for Volume:

Since this course does not use calculus yet, graph the function:

**maximize the volume** :

Hope that helped