Parallelopiped Showing Volume
Illustration of a parallelopiped (a prism with a parallelogram as its base) used to demonstrate that the volume of any parallelopiped is equal to the product of its base by its altitude.
Keywordsvolume, prism, Polyhedron, prisms, solids, geometric solid, parallelopiped, parallelopipeds, parallelogram base, parallelepiped, parallelepipeds
G.A. Wentworth Plane And Solid Geometry (Boston: Ginn & Company, 1899) 303