# Volume of rectangular prisms word problems

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**Analyze the Change in Volume of a Prism**Vincent bought a new rectangular fish tank with a base measurement of 52cm by 37cm and filled it with water to a height of 18cm. After that he poured in some gravel and the water level rose by 13cm. What is the volume of the gravel?

- A rectangular swimming pool with a base measurement of 10m by 6m was filled up with water to the 5m mark. If a truck with a volume of 15$m^{3}$ accidentally fell into the pool, what will the new water level be?
**Evaluate the Cross Section of a Prism**Which one of the following prisms will produce the given shape if we were to slice it horizontally?

**Cross Section of a Pyramid**Given the following prism, what will the cross section look like if we were to slice the prism vertically along the plane as indicated?