Octahedron: Definition & Properties


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Which statement is true of an octahedron?

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1. Which statement is not true about octahedrons?

2. What is the surface area of an octahedron that is a triangle with a base of 8 inches and a height of 6.93?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz will assess your knowledge of the properties of octahedrons. Some questions involve finding the solution to mathematics problems that involve octahedrons.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Completing this quiz will require you to work on problems involving the following properties of octahedrons:

  • Surface area
  • Volume
  • Distance between vertexes

Skills Practiced

Practice the following study skills as you work on this quiz:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on octahedrons
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding octahedrons and interpret whether it is true or false
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve practice problems involving octahedrons

Additional Learning

You can learn more about this subject by studying the lesson entitled Octahedron: Definition & Properties. This lesson was designed to help you find out more about the following:

  • The five Platonic solids
  • Parts of an octahedron
  • Formulas related to octahedrons