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12-104.

The solid at right is an example of a **truncated pyramid**. It is formed by slicing and removing the top of a pyramid so that the slice is parallel to the base of the pyramid. If the original height of the square-based pyramid at right was

Find the volume of the top of the pyramid and subtract this from the volume of the whole pyramid.