How would you find the volume of a right rectangular prism with lenght 12 in., width 10 in., and height 6 in.

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- May 16th 2008, 03:43 PMstarvolume
How would you find the volume of a right rectangular prism with lenght 12 in., width 10 in., and height 6 in.

- May 16th 2008, 03:46 PMJhevon
- Jun 10th 2008, 10:14 AMeuclid2
A=L*W*H

=lenght 12 in*width 10 in*height 6 in

=720insquared

andrew - Jun 10th 2008, 11:15 AMmasters
Or for any right or oblique prism, regardless of the shape of the base:

$\displaystyle v=\beta h$ where $\displaystyle \beta$ is the area of the base and h is the perpendicular height between the planes of the two bases.