### Surface Area and Volume of a Pyramid - YourTeacher.com

For a complete lesson on surface area and volume of a pyramid, go to http://www.yourteacher.com - 1000+ online math lessons featuring a personal math teacher inside every lesson! In this lesson, students learn the definition of a prism, as well as the following vocabulary words related to prisms: base, base edge, lateral edge, lateral face, and altitude (height). Students also learn the formulas for the lateral area, total area, and volume of a right prism, and are asked to solve problems using these formulas. Note that the prisms in this lesson are primarily rectangular prisms -- prisms whose bases are rectangles.

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