To find the gallons of fluid that a tank can hold, first find the volume of the tank. Then, convert the volume of the tank into gallons. More » Science Measurements

The maximum amount of dimes that can fit into one gallon is 11,159 based on the volume of a dime and the volume of a gallon in cubic inches. This calculation assumes each dime fits into the gallon perfectly, with a minim... More » Science Measurements

The volume of a cylinder refers to the amount of space the cylinder occupies. The volume of a cylinder is found by multiplying the area of the cylinder base by its height. More » Math Geometry Shapes
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One cup of water is equal to eight fluid ounces, 0.5 pints, 0.25 quarts and 0.06 gallons when using U.S. standard measurements for volume. The metric equivalent of one standard U.S. cup is .95 metric cups. More » Science Measurements

A volume in cubic feet can be converted to imperial gallons by dividing by 0.134 or multiplying by 7.462. A gallon is also a metric unit of measurement, but a different volume than an imperial gallon. To convert cubic fe... More » Science Measurements

A 100-pound propane tank holds 23.6 gallons of propane. A propane tank is considered full at 80 percent capacity and should be refilled as soon as possible if it drops to 30 percent capacity. Keeping the tank at an appro... More » Science Measurements

In order to calculate the gallons in a round tank, the radius and the height of the tank's interior should be measured in feet. The volume is equal to pi times the radius squared times the height times 7.48. More » Science Measurements