# Manipulate formulas

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### Problem

The volume of a pyramid, V, is calculated using the formula V, equals, start fraction, 1, divided by, 3, end fraction, A, H, where A is the area of the base and H is the height of the pyramid.
Rearrange the formula to solve for the base area left parenthesis, A, right parenthesis.
A, equals
What is the base area of a pyramid with a volume of 72 m, start superscript, 3, end superscript and a height of 12, space, m?