Best Answer

If you mean by a square prism that has equal sides then just cube root the volume

User Avatar

Wiki User

2012-05-21 12:39:51
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides


20 cards

A polynomial of degree zero is a constant term

The grouping method of factoring can still be used when only some of the terms share a common factor A True B False

The sum or difference of p and q is the of the x-term in the trinomial

A number a power of a variable or a product of the two is a monomial while a polynomial is the of monomials

See all cards
2536 Reviews

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: How do you find the lateral sides of a square prism if you already have the volume?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

Is there a square prism?

technically a square prism would be a cube, so i guess not. Ignore that answer. There IS a square prism. A cube has all of its faces congruent and squares. A square prism can have 2 square bases and 4 rectangular lateral faces making it a square prism. Think of it as a rectangular prism right? Well replace the rectangle bases with squares and you have a square prism!

What is the lateral area of the right equilateral triangle prism?

It is the perimeter of a triangle times the length of the prism (in square units).

How do you get the volume of a square prism?

For a square prism, a rectangular prism, or a cube you multiply length times width times height.

Lateral area of a prism?

The lateral area of a prism is the sum of the area of the lateral faces

The formula for the volume of an oblique prism?

Area of the right section x Length of the lateral edge

How is the triangular prism and the square pyramid alike?

both have lateral face shapes that are riangles

What are the lateral faces of a rectangular prism?

the lateral faces of a retangular prism is 2

What is the formula for the lateral area of a right prism where p is the perimeter of the base and h is the height of the prism?

It is p*h square units.

A right triangular prism has a height of 20 The prism's base has sides of lengths 3 4 and 5 What is the lateral area of the prism?

Lateral area of the prism excluding the two ends: (3*20)+(4*20)+(5*20) = 240 square units

What is the shape of the lateral face of a pentagonal prism?

The lateral faces of a prism - pentagonal or other - are rectangular.

A rectangular prism has a square base with side length of 5 cm and a height of 7 cm what is the volume of the prism?

The volume of the rectangular prism would mathematically be 175 cm3.

What is the volume of a prism that has a surface area of 84 square units?

That depends on how many faces this particular prism has.

People also asked