Surface Area of a Square Pyramid – Formulas and Examples

Surface Area of a Square Pyramid – Formulas and Examples

The surface area of a square pyramid is defined as the sum of the areas of all the faces of the pyramid. In these pyramids, we have a square base and four triangular side faces. Given that the surface area is a two-dimensional measure, we use square units to define...
Volume of a Square Pyramid – Formulas and Examples

Volume of a Square Pyramid – Formulas and Examples

The volume of a square pyramid defines the total space occupied by the pyramid in three-dimensional space. The measure of this volume is obtained by multiplying the area of the base of the pyramid by its height and dividing the product by three. The base is a square,...
Faces, Vertices and Edges in a Rectangular Pyramid

Faces, Vertices and Edges in a Rectangular Pyramid

Rectangular pyramids are three-dimensional figures formed by a base and lateral faces. The base has a rectangular shape and the side faces are triangles. Rectangular pyramids have 5 faces, 8 edges, and 5 vertices. These figures are not regular since their...
Surface Area of a Rectangular Pyramid – Formulas and Examples

Surface Area of a Rectangular Pyramid – Formulas and Examples

The surface area of a rectangular pyramid is calculated by adding the areas of all the faces of the pyramid. In this type of pyramids, we have one rectangular face and four triangular faces. The opposite triangular faces have the same area. In total, we need three...
Volume of a Rectangular Pyramid – Formulas and Examples

Volume of a Rectangular Pyramid – Formulas and Examples

The volume of a rectangular pyramid is defined as the three-dimensional space occupied by this figure. We can calculate the value of this volume by multiplying the area of the base by the height of the pyramid and dividing by three. This means that we need three...