Volume and Surface Area of a Cylinder

  • A right circular cylinder is a solid formed by two parallel bases and a lateral surface.
  • The lateral surface is perpendicular to the base and the base is formed by a circle.


Cylinder Volume and Surface Area of a Cylinder
  • V – volume
  • A – surface area
  • Ab – base area
  • Al – lateral area
  • r – radius
  • d – diameter
  • h – height
  • O,O' – centre of the base


Enter height h and 1 value

h =
r =
d =

Round to decimal places

volume V =
surface area A =
base area Ab =
lateral area Al =

Calculation Procedure


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