# CBSE Class 10-Mathematics: Chapter –13 Surface Areas and Volumes Part 19

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**Question 14:**

A metallic right circular cone high and whose vertical angle is is cut into two parts at the middle of its height by a plane parallel to its base. If the frustum so obtained be drawn into a wire of diameter , find the length of the wire.

**Answer:**

Diameter of the wire

Radius of the wire

Let the length of the wire be .

Then, Volume of the wire

According to the question,

**Question 15:**

The diameter of metallic sphere in . The sphere in melted and drawn into a wire of uniform cross section. If the length of wire is , find its radius.

**Answer:**

Diameter of sphere

Volume

Let be radius of wire Volume of wire

**Question 16:**

Water flows at the rate of metre per minute through a cylindrical pipe having its diameter at . How much time will it take to fill a conical vessel where diameter of base is and depth ?

**Answer:**

We have volume of the water that flows out in one minute

Volume of cylinder of diameter and length .

Volume of cylinder

Volume of conical vessel

Suppose the conical vessel is filled in minutes

Volume of the water flows out in minutes

Volume of conical vessel