A pentagonal pyramid is a polyhedron with a pentagonal base and five triangular faces connecting to a single apex. This geometric shape has six vertices and ten edges, with the triangular faces meeting at the top, forming a vertex.

In architecture, pentagonal pyramids can be found as decorative elements in various structures or as the design inspiration for buildings with unique and eye-catching appearances. They are also used in the gaming industry, where pentagonal pyramids serve as unconventional dice in board games and role-playing games.

Easily calculate the volume of a pentagonal pyramid with step-by-step guidance using our free calculator below.

The formula for determining the volume of a pentagonal pyramid is defined as: