Rectangular Pyramid A one stop resource
The rectangular pyramid is no more complicated than the square pyramid for an elementary student. However, they can, depending on the position of the vertex
create some very special pyramids called Yangma. Bellow, you will find all the details you will need, including surface area and volume formula.
The Facts
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Base Shape 

Faces 
FIVE  The four side faces are triangles and the base shape is a rectangle. 
Vertices 
5 Vertices 
Edges 
8 Edges 
Surface Area 
Where: t = lateral height; P = Perimeter of Base; B = Area of Base

Volume 
B = Area of Base; h = Perpendicular Height

Area of a Rectangle 

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