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## How fo you find the volume of a pyramid?

What Is the Formula To Find the Volume of Pyramid? The volume of a pyramid is found using the **formula V (1/3) Bh, where ‘B’ is the base area and ‘h’ is the height of the pyramid.**

## How do you find the surface area of an octagonal pyramid?

The Pythagorean Theorem also helps us calculate the slant height for a right pyramid with a regular polygon base. The slant height is the altitude of one of the lateral faces. Let the apothem be a and the height be h. Then we have **su221aa2+h2**

## How do you find the slant height of an octagonal pyramid?

The general formula for the lateral surface area of a regular pyramid is **L.****S.****A.****12pl where p represents the perimeter of the base and l the slant height.**

## What is the formula for volume of pyramids?

The formula for the volume V of a pyramid is

## Why is there a 1/3 in the formula for the volume of a pyramid?

The volume of a pyramid is 1/3 **xd7 (the area o the base) xd7 (the height). If the pyramid has a square base with side length x and the height of the pryamid is x/2 then you can put 6 of these pyramids together to form a cube as in the diagram below.**

## How do you find the volume of a triangular pyramid step by step?

Its also **the height of pyramid multiplieds by area. The small volume is also the sum of 3 pyramids, because 3 is half of 6. So single pyramid is 1/3rd of this multiplication.**

## What is the formula for a octagonal pyramid?

The height of a pyramid is equal to the length of the line segment that’s perpendicular to the base and passes through the apex of the pyramid. We can find the volume of an octagonal pyramid using the following formulas: **Volume (B xd7 h) / 3, where B is the area of the base. B 2 xd7 s2 (1 + u221a2)**

## How do you find the total surface area of an octagon?

Since there are as many of these triangles as the polygon has sides (eight for an octagon), you have to multiply the area of this triangle by the number of sides. You will obtain the total area of the octagon: **area of octagon 8 * base * height / 2 perimeter * apothem / 2 .**

## What is the formula for surface area of pyramids?

The general formula for the total surface area of a regular pyramid is **T.****S.****A.****12pl+B where p represents the perimeter of the base, l the slant height and B the area of the base.**

## How do you find the surface area and volume of an octagonal prism?

To calculate the area of the octagon (base area), **multiply the perimeter of the octagon by its apothem and divide by two. Then to get the volume of the octagonal prism you need to multiply the result by the length of the prism.**

## What is the formula for the slant height of a pyramid?

The slant height can be calculated using the formula **a^2 + b^2 c^2. In the formula, a is the altitude, b is the distance from the center of the base to the point where the slant height segment starts, and c stands for the slant height.**

## How do you find the height of an octagonal pyramid?

Lastly, the height of an octagonal pyramid is **the length of the line segment that’s perpendicular to the base of the pyramid and which runs through the apex of the pyramid. Phew!**

## How do you find the height of an octagonal prism?

An octagonal pyramid has nine faces: eight are triangular faces and one face is a regular octagon. It also has **23 edges and nine vertices.**