List of Formulas for the Volumes of Some Common Solids

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measure of solid content or capacity, usually expressed in units that are the cubes of linear units, such as cubic inches and cubic centimeters, or in units of dry and liquid measure, such as bushels, gallons, and liters.
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Formulas for the Volumes of Some Common Solids
Solid Volume1
cube l3
right rectangular parallelepiped lwh
prism Bh
right circular cylinder πr2h
pyramid 1-3Bh
right circular cone 1-3πr2h
sphere 4-3πr3
1 Abbreviations: B = area of base; h = height; r = radius; l = length; w = width.
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