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Q: What is the volume of a octahedron?

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rectangle and octahedron

An octahedron has eight faces. If it has 62 faces then it is not an octahedron!

An octahedron has eight bases/faces.

An octahedron is not a polygon. A polygon is a two dimensional shape. An octahedron is a three dimensional shape and is classified as a polyhedron.

Start with an octahedron in the form of a quadrilateral based dipyramid a regular octahedron is a special case of this). This shape has six vertices - chop these off so as to remove a quadrilateral based pyramid. You will be left with a truncated octahedron. It is an octahedron which has been truncated (shortened) by cutting off its extremities.

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rectangle and octahedron

Well I think that it do not have that much volume.

You gain:Edges, faces and vertices.You lose:Surface area and volume.

An octahedron has 8 sides.

An octahedron has 18 corners.

a octahedron has 8 faces

They comprise the surfaces of an octahedron.

An octahedron has 8 sides.An octahedron is a polyhedron with eight plane faces.

An octahedron has eight faces. If it has 62 faces then it is not an octahedron!

An octahedron is a 3D shape with 8 sides.

An octahedron has eight faces - by definition.

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