A right cylinder has a base whose area is 12 pie. If the height of the cylinder is 6, the volume of the cylindr is.......

18 pie

24 pie

36 pie

72 pie

these are the choices

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In order to find the volume of a right cyclinder we apply the formula for volume which is:

`V =pir^2h` where `pir^2` represents the area of the base of the cylinder and `h` represents the height of the cylinder.

Therefore since we already know that `pir^2=base,`

we have:

`V = 12pi*6`

**Therefore**, `V = 72pi`

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