Pyramid

Pronunciation: /ˈpɪr ə mɪd/ Explain
A pyramid is a polyhedron formed by connecting a polygonal base and a point, called the apex. A regular pyramid has a regular polygon as its base. Right pyramid. Right regular pyramid.

References

  1. Keller, Samuel Smith. Mathematics for Engineering Students, Plane and Solid Geometry. pg 165. www.archive.org. D. Van Nostrand Company. 1908. Last Accessed 1/2/2010. http://www.archive.org/stream/mathengineer00kellrich#page/165/mode/1up/search/pyramid. Buy the book

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McAdams, David E. Pyramid. 5/5/2011. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/p/pyramid.html.

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