# grain elevator

## 039 Review Problem - Bushels of wheat the grain elevator can hold

**Problem 39**

A grain elevator in the form of a frustum of a right circular cone is 24 ft. high, and the radii of its bases are 10 ft. and 5 ft., respectively; how many bushels of wheat will it hold if 1-1/4 cu. ft. equals 1 bu.?

**Solution 39**