# Can you find the volume?

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My teacher requires work to be shown, if its not too much trouble please show work!! thank you:)

My teacher requires work to be shown, if its not too much trouble please show work!! thank you:)

##### 1 Answer

Mar 2, 2017

#### Explanation:

Given that the dimensions of the box are 12cm by 12 cm by 5sm, it is a square box.

Volume of a square box is

where

Volume of a pyramid is

where

In this case, as the pyramid has a square base,

Given that the slant height

By Pythagorean theorem,

Hence, volume of the object