**Question**

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5) Here is a solid square-based pyramid,

*VABCD*.

The base of the pyramid is a square of side 6 cm.

The height of the pyramid is 4 cm.

a) Draw an accurate front elevation of the pyramid from the direction of the arrow.

The height of the pyramid is 4 cm.

*M*is the midpoint of*BC*and*VM*= 5 cm.a) Draw an accurate front elevation of the pyramid from the direction of the arrow.

**[2 marks]**

b) Work out the total surface area of the pyramid.

**[4 marks]**