# Calculate Wax Weight for a Round Mold

To calculate a reasonable estimate of how much wax is required for a candle, simply enter the diameter and height of the candle you are making. Use decimals if needed.

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while(list(\$k,\$v)=each(\$_POST)){
\$\$k=\$v; //Yes, that’s two dollar signs
}

echo ‘

‘;

//outputs the first box and it’s value
echo ‘
‘;
echo ‘ diameter (inches)

‘;

\$_GET[‘ans_num’]=(\$_GET[‘fst_num’]/2)*(\$_GET[‘fst_num’]/2)*3.1416*(\$_GET[‘snd_num’])*0.55411*0.91/16;
\$_GET[‘ans_numoz’]=(\$_GET[‘fst_num’]/2)*(\$_GET[‘fst_num’]/2)*3.1416*(\$_GET[‘snd_num’])*0.55411*0.91;
//outputs the second box and it’s value
echo ‘ ‘;
echo ‘ height (inches)

‘;

//outputs the ans box and it’s value
echo ‘ = ‘;
echo ‘ pounds
‘;
echo ‘ -OR-
‘;
//outputs the ans box and it’s value
echo ‘ = ‘;
echo ‘ ounces
‘;
echo ‘

‘;
?>

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###### One comment on “Calculate Wax Weight for a Round Mold”
1. Agatha says:

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