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    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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    Quote Originally Posted by star View Post
    How would you find the volume of a right rectangular prism with lenght 12 in., width 10 in., and height 6 in.
    V = length*width*height ......all a quick google search away if you forgot the formula
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    A=L*W*H
    =lenght 12 in*width 10 in*height 6 in
    =720insquared

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    Or for any right or oblique prism, regardless of the shape of the base:

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