+0  
 
+1
38
1
avatar+54 

Which statement best compares the volumes of the two rectangular prisms?

Answer Choices! 

A.

There is not enough information to compare the volumes of the prisms.

 

B.

The volume of prism A is less than the volume of prism B.

 

C.

The volume of prism A is the same as the volume of prism B.

 

D.

The volume of prism A is greater than the volume of prism B.

 May 15, 2020
 #1
avatar+111321 
+1

C is correct

 

(This is true by Cavilieri's Theorem which says that two solids have the same volume if their altitudes are equal and all plane sections parallel to their bases and at equal distances from their bases are equal. )

 

 

cool cool cool

 May 15, 2020

4 Online Users