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# Solve for Surface Area of Square Pyramid Worksheet

## 8 problems

A square pyramid is a type of pyramid whose base is a square. It is made up of four sides that are triangles. The term ‘surface’ signifies the outside part of a figure. The surface area of a square pyramid is the sum of its base and area of lateral faces. The surface area of a square pyramid can be calculated using the formula: a.a + 2al.

Surface Area And Volume
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## Teaching Surface Area of Square Pyramid Easily

• Base Area: The base area of the pyramid is the side length of the square. It is represented by ‘a’.

• Slant Height: The height of each side's face is known as slant height. It is also known as slant height.

Here is an example to solve a question on the surface area of a square pyramid. Let’s look at the given example mentioned below to understand more about the surface area of a square pyramid.

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