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1. with the aim of finding the volume of a frustum how do i solve the following?

h/6 = h+12/8

dan
2. (Original post by dantheram)
with the aim of finding the volume of a frustum how do i solve the following?

h/6 = h+12/8

dan
Should there be brackets around the h + 12 ?
3. nope just h+12 over 8.

the 6 is the base of a cross section triangle as is 8. the 'h' is the height.
4. Multiply by 8 and solve for h.

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