When you have finished this page, try the Volume Quiz.

The volume of any space figure is how many cubic units the figure can hold. The formula for the volume of a cube is the length times the height times the width of the figure.

A rectangular prism is similar to a cube except it is a space figure that has has six faces that are all rectangles. Again, the volume of a rectangular prism is the measure of the length of the rectangular prism times the width of the rectangular prism times the height.

cube image with cubes filling it