Pronunciation: /ˈvɒl.jum/ Explain
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|Manipulative 1 - Volume of a Rectangular Box Created with GeoGebra.||
Volume is the amount of space enclosed in a
Volume is measured in cubic units. The term cubic comes from the word cube. The
volume of a box, also called a rectangular prism, is calculated as
V = l + w + h.
||V = a3|
||V = l + w + h|
||V = 1/3 π r2 h|
||V = π r2 h|
||V = 1/3 A h|
||V = 4/3 π r3|
- McAdams, David E.. All Math Words Dictionary, volume. 2nd Classroom edition 20150108-4799968. pg 190. Life is a Story Problem LLC. January 8, 2015. Buy the book
- Keller, Samuel Smith. Mathematics for Engineering Students, Plane and Solid Geometry. pg 171. www.archive.org. D. Van Nostrand Company. 1908. Last Accessed 1/2/2010. http://www.archive.org/stream/mathengineer00kellrich#page/171/mode/1up/search/volume. Buy the book
- Fogt, Robert. Volume Conversion. Online Conversion.com. 3/12/2009. http://www.onlineconversion.com/volume.htm.
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McAdams, David E. Volume. 5/13/2019. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/v/volume.html.
5/13/2019: Changed equations and expressions to new format. (McAdams, David E.)
12/21/2018: Reviewed and corrected IPA pronunication. (McAdams, David E.)
12/17/2018: Removed broken links, updated license, implemented new markup, update to new GeoGebra app. (McAdams, David E.)
12/31/2009: Added "References". (McAdams, David E.)
11/21/2008: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)