Elementary Geometry for College Students (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 978-1-337-61408-5
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Chapter 9 - Section 9.4 - Polyhedrons and Spheres - Exercises - Page 436: 26



Work Step by Step

When it is inscribed in the sphere, you can keep getting the radius smaller and smaller. Meanwhile, the height will approach the diameter of the sphere. However, as the radius gets smaller, it approaches a value of 0. Thus, the smallest possible volume is 0.
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