# Cylinder Volume and Area

Cylinder Volume and Area

A cylinder, can, barrel, tube or coin features a circular base combined with some height for a three-dimensional object. The volume of a cylinder with height and radius is given by (base area × height). The top area equals the bottom area, (the area of the circle). The curved surface area is (circumference × height).

h

r

πh

2

r

π

2

r

2πrh