i have the lengths of 6 sides of a pyramid so how can i get its volume

the problem statment is:

https://www.spoj.pl/problems/PIR/

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- Aug 1st 2010, 03:16 PMmido22how can i get volume of pyramid from its sides lengths
i have the lengths of 6 sides of a pyramid so how can i get its volume

the problem statment is:

https://www.spoj.pl/problems/PIR/ - Aug 2nd 2010, 12:21 AMVlasev
There is a straight-away answer but I don't know how in-depth it is. It's called Tartaglia's formula and can be found here Niccolò Fontana Tartaglia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

So, let the vertices of the tetrahedron pyramid be 1,2,3 and 4. If [LaTeX ERROR: Convert failed] distance between vertices i and j, then these are just [LaTeX ERROR: Convert failed] .

Then the volume is:

http://upload.wikimedia.org/math/f/7...11616b8f3e.png

I don't know how one can derive it. - Aug 2nd 2010, 04:20 PMmido22
thx for reply and i want to know ideas of all members here