Elementary Geometry for College Students (6th Edition)

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Chapter 9 - Section 9.2 - Pyramids, Area, and Volume - Exercises - Page 407: 23b

Answer

$V=705.18$ cm$^3$

Work Step by Step

Knowing the altitude of the pyramid, we can multiply it by the area of its base (acquired in part A), and one third in the equation: Volume of a Pyramid $= \frac{1}{3}Bh$ Altitude: $14.6$ cm Area of base (B): $144.9 $ cm$^2$ $V=\frac{1}{3}(144.9)(14.6)$ $V=705.18$ cm$^3$
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