# Volume of a right prism (regular base)

## Description

A right prism is a prism in which the joining edges and faces are perpendicular to the base faces. The volume of a right prism whose base is a regular n-sided polygon is related to the number of the sides of the base, the height and the length of the side of the base.

Related formulas## Variables

V | Volume of the prism (m^{3}) |

n | Number of sides of the base (dimensionless) |

h | Height (the perpendicular distance between the bases) (m) |

s | Length of the side of the base (m) |

π | pi |