How do i calculate volume that looks like this

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Because Im building a box for my s10 truck and i need to find out how to find the volume

Thanks

Curtis

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- 12-22-2002 #1
## How to calculate volume in a box like this...

How do i calculate volume that looks like this

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Because Im building a box for my s10 truck and i need to find out how to find the volume

Thanks

Curtis

- 12-22-2002 #2
**** it messed up but i tryed to create a box that goes behind the seat of a bench in a truck

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## Re: How to calculate volume in a box like this...

*Originally posted by Afboy143*

**How do i calculate volume that looks like this**

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Because Im building a box for my s10 truck and i need to find out how to find the volume

Thanks

Curtis

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Hope that helps..

- 12-26-2002 #4
you right on the formula for figuring the volume of the triangle

- 12-26-2002 #5
ya take the top measurement and the bottom add them say 8 and 12 that be 20 divide by 2 so you get 10 then muliply that by height and width. after gettin that number divide by 1728 to get the volume in cubic feet

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