JavaScript: Volume of a Pentagonal Prism

JavaScript Math: Exercise-62 with Solution

Write a JavaScript program to calculate the volume of a prism using only its height and one of its hexagonal sides.

In geometry, the pentagonal prism is a prism with a pentagonal base. It is a type of heptahedron with seven faces, fifteen edges, and ten vertices.

Sample Data:
JavaScript Math: Volume of a Pentagonal Prism
JavaScript Math: Volume of a Pentagonal Prism

Sample Solution:

HTML Code:

<!DOCTYPE html>
  <meta charset="utf-8">
  <title>JavaScript function to Volume of a Pentagonal Prism</title>


JavaScript Code:

const volume_Pentagonal_Prism = (base_edge, height) => {
  is_Number(base_edge, 'Base Edge')
  is_Number(height, 'Height')
  return (1/4*height*base_edge*base_edge*Math.sqrt(5*(5+2*(Math.sqrt(5)))))

const is_Number = (n, n_name = 'number') => {
  if (typeof n !== 'number') {
    throw new TypeError('The ' + n_name + ' is not Number type!')
    else if (n < 0 || (!Number.isFinite(n))) 
    throw new Error('The ' + n_name + ' must be a positive values!')
console.log(volume_Pentagonal_Prism(4.0, 8.0))
console.log(volume_Pentagonal_Prism('4.0', 8.0))
console.log(volume_Pentagonal_Prism(4.0, -8.0))

Sample Output:

Uncaught TypeError: The Base Edge is not Number type! 
 at https://cdpn.io/cpe/boomboom/pen.js?key=pen.js-5d61fb21-ef72-d840-7127-0d851f83a866:9
Uncaught Error: The Height must be a positive values! 
 at https://cdpn.io/cpe/boomboom/pen.js?key=pen.js-efb93b94-2200-1f40-7134-9a617d9067bc:13


JavaScript Math flowchart of Volume of a Pentagonal Prism

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