Posted by **lily** on Friday, February 15, 2013 at 2:26pm.

The formula for the volume, V, of a prism is V = Bh, where B equals the base area, and h is the height of the prism. What is the height of a prism with base area 21 cm2 and volume 84 cm3?

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**Steve**, Friday, February 15, 2013 at 2:32pm
well, if v = Bh, then

84 = 21h

That help?

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**lily**, Friday, February 15, 2013 at 2:34pm
so is the answer 4 because 21*4 = 84

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**Steve**, Friday, February 15, 2013 at 2:56pm
correct.

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