Can you work out the dimensions of the three cubes?
Age 14 to 16 Challenge Level:
An irregular tetrahedron has two opposite sides the same length
($a$ say) and the line joining their midpoints is perpendicular to
these two edges and is of length $b$. What is the volume of the
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