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The height of the segment from the apex of the pyramid to the base is 10 feet. The length of the diagonal of the square base is 4 feet.
Calculate the volume

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    volume = (1/3) base x height

    for the base: let the side be x ft
    x^2 + x^2 = 16
    x=√8 or 2√2

    Vol = (1/3) (√8)^2 (10) = 80/3 cubic feet

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