August 5th, 2018, 10:56 PM  #1 
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A pyramid has one third the volume of a cuboid (of the same height and base area). Why?
Last edited by skipjack; August 6th, 2018 at 02:02 PM. 
August 6th, 2018, 05:05 AM  #2 
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Use google!!

August 6th, 2018, 06:00 AM  #3 
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How can I use Cavalieri's Principle to answer the question?
Last edited by skipjack; August 6th, 2018 at 02:44 PM. 
August 6th, 2018, 02:45 PM  #4 
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Can you understand this article?


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