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Surface Area of a Pyramid

Overview

A pyramid is a polyhedron that has a base, which can be any polygon, and three or more triangular faces that meet at a point called the apex. To calculate the surface area of the pyramid, add the areas of all the triangles and the base. The height of a triangle within a pyramid is called the slant height.

Learning objectives

After completing this module, you will be able to:
- Formulate the lateral surface area of the pyramid.
- Formulate the total surface area of the pyramid.

Keywords Surface Area , Square Based Pyramid , Area Of Square , Area Of Traingle
Controller Required Yes
Languages English - US , English - UK , 中文 , عربي
Domain K-12
Topic Code MS300203
Devices Google Cardboard , Google Daydream , Samsung Gear VR , Oculus Go , Pico , EduPro