Java Program for Find the perimeter of a cylinder

Given diameter and height, find the perimeter of a cylinder.

Perimeter is the length of the outline of a two – dimensional shape. A cylinder is a three – dimensional shape. So, technically we cannot find the perimeter of a cylinder but we can find the perimeter of the cross-section of the cylinder. This can be done by creating the projection on its base, thus, creating the projection on its side, then the shape would be reduced to a rectangle.

Formula :
Perimeter of cylinder ( P ) =  ( 2 * d ) + ( 2 * h )
here d is the diameter of the cylinder
h is the height of the cylinder

Examples :

Input : diameter = 5, height = 10 
Output : Perimeter = 30

Input : diameter = 50, height = 150 
Output : Perimeter = 400

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// Java program to find 
// perimeter of cylinder
import java.io.*;
  
class GFG {
  
    // Function to calculate perimeter
    static int perimeter(int diameter, int height)
    {
        return 2 * (diameter + height);
    }
      
    /* Driver program to test above function */
    public static void main(String[] args)
    {
        int diameter = 5;
        int height = 10;
        System.out.println("Perimeter = " +
                         perimeter(diameter, height) 
                                       + " units\n");
    }
}
  
// This code is contributed by Gitanjali.

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Output :

Perimeter = 30 units

Please refer complete article on Find the perimeter of a cylinder for more details!

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