How to Find the Volume of a Rectangular Pyramid

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How to Find the Volume of a Rectangular Pyramid

Last updated on June 21st, 2020

A pyramid is a polyhedron with one base that is any polygon. The volume of a 3 -dimensional solid is the amount of space it occupies. Here is how to find the volume of a rectangular pyramid. 

The volume V of a pyramid is one-third the area of the base times the height h

Steps

  1. Find the length and width of the base. 
    For Example: l = 4cm, w = 3cm

  2. Multiply the length and width to find the area of the base.