Volume of a Triangular Prism

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Volume of a Triangular Prism
How to calculate the volume of a triangular prism using a simple formula?
The volume is equal to the product of the area of the base and the height of the prism.
The base is the area of a triangle - it could be a right triangle, an isosceles triangle, scalene triangle or an equilateral triangle.
You need to know how to calculate the area of an equilateral triangle and the area of a scalene triangle with 3 different sides using heron's formula.

Finding the Volume of a Triangular Prism
How to find the volume of a triangular prism?

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