Calculate the volume of a cone by multiplying one-third of the base area by the perpendicular height. Determine the volume of a cone with tips from a teacher in this free video on math and science.

# How to Calculate the Volume of a Cone

By Steve Jones; Updated October 23, 2017#### About the Author

Steve Jones is an experienced mathematics and science teacher. He also has many years experience in the field of public speaking and debate, and he is an organizer of debate competitions for high school students. He is the chairman of the Hungarian branch of the English-Speaking Union, which is an international educational charity founded in 1918 to promote international understanding and friendship through the use of the English language.