The height of one square pyramid is 12 m. A similar pyramid has a height of 6 m. The volume of the larger pyramid is 400 m3. Determine each of the following, showing all your work and reasoning.

- Scale factor of the smaller pyramid to the larger pyramid in simplest form

- Ratio of the areas of the bases of the smaller pyramid to the larger pyramid

- Ratio of the volume of the smaller pyramid to the larger

- Volume of the smaller pyramid

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- area scale factor = (1/2)^ 2 = 1/4
- mickeygabz
- Oct 22, 2015 at 1:30pm

- volume scale factore ( 1/2)^3 = 1/8
- mickeygabz
- Oct 22, 2015 at 1:30pm

- volume of smaller pyramid = 1/8 * 400 = 50
- mickeygabz
- Oct 22, 2015 at 1:30pm

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- (b)=4
- victorydon11
- Oct 22, 2015 at 1:29pm

- (c)=8
- victorydon11
- Oct 22, 2015 at 1:30pm

- (d)=3200 m^3
- victorydon11
- Oct 22, 2015 at 1:30pm

- (a)=2
- victorydon11
- Oct 22, 2015 at 1:32pm

- Correct answer..
- victorydon11
- Oct 22, 2015 at 1:32pm

a)The scale factor of the smaller pyramid in simplest form, this is the ratio of the heights in simplest... View the full answer

- detailed answer
- kavoijackson18
- Oct 22, 2015 at 4:02pm