Post a New Question

math

posted by .

A vase in the shape of a sqare based pyramid just fits inside a box in the shape of a square based prism. If the prism has the volume of 720 cm then what is the volume of the vase?

  • math -

    A pyramid (coming to a point or vertex) with a certain base has 1/3 the volume of the prism with the same base and height.

    so the pyramid is (1/3)(270) = 90

Answer This Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

More Related Questions

Post a New Question