Square Pyramid

Square Pyramid Facts

Notice these interesting things:

  • It has 5 Faces
  • The 4 Side Faces are Triangles
  • The Base is a Square
  • It has 5 Vertices (corner points)
  • It has 8 Edges

Volume and Surface Area

Volume = 1 3 × [Base Area] × Height

Surface Area when side faces are the same
= [Base Area] + 1 2 × Perimeter × [Slant Length]

Pyramid Perimeter and Height

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