Elliot has a modern fish tank that is in the shape of an oblique prism, shown at right. If the slant of the prism makes a
Use a special right triangle to find the height of the parallelogram.
For help, see the Math Notes box in Lesson 5.3.1.
Find the height of the parallelogram:
linear scale factor
Find the area of the base:
Find the volume of the prism: