Pyramid (geometry)

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A pyramid is a polygon structure in which the base is surmounted by three or more triangular sides which meet at a common apex.

Geometry

The volume of a square-based pyramid:

V= \frac{1}{3}Bh

V is the overall volume of a pyramid. B equals the area of the base, and h is the perpendicular height.[1][2][3]

References

  1. Surface Area and Volume of a Square Based Pyramid
  2. Volume formulas
  3. Pyramids at mathisfun.com
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