Cavalieri's theorem

Cavalieri's theorem

[‚kav·ə′lyer·ēz ‚thir·əm]
(mathematics)
The theorem that two solids have the same volume if their altitudes are equal and all plane sections parallel to their bases and at equal distances from their bases are equal.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Cavalieri's Theorem and Proof of Cavalieri's Theorem.