More Lessons for Grade 8 Math
Examples, videos, worksheets, stories, and songs to help Grade 8 students learn how to find the volume of a triangular prism.
The following diagram gives the volume of triangular prism formula. Scroll down the page for more examples and solutions on how to use the volume of triangular prism formula.
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?
Rotate to landscape screen format on a mobile phone or small tablet to use the Mathway widget, a free math problem solver that answers your questions with step-by-step explanations.
You can use the free Mathway calculator and problem solver below to practice Algebra or other math topics. Try the given examples, or type in your own problem and check your answer with the step-by-step explanations.
We welcome your feedback, comments and questions about this site or page. Please submit your feedback or enquiries via our Feedback page.