Volume of Cylinders. What is a Cylinder?. 3 dimensional geometric shape Has length, width, and height Circles of the same size stacked on top of each other A cylinder is similar to a prism, but its two bases are circles, not polygons. Also, the sides of a cylinder are curved, not flat.
6 Cylinder-V Shaped
4 Cylinder Flat
The core of the engine is the cylinder, with the piston moving up and down inside the cylinder. Most cars have more than one cylinder (four, six and eight cylinders are common). In a multi-cylinder engine, the cylinders usually are arranged in one of three ways: inline, V or flat (also known as horizontally opposed or boxer), as shown in the following figures.Automobile Engine
V = π r2 h
remember: the answer is always in cubic units
in3, ft3, mi3