# How do I get volume in AutoCAD?

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## How do you find volume in AutoCAD?

To determine the volume of a solid object, use the MASSPROP (Mass Properties) command.

1. Enter massprop on the command line.
2. Select the solid object.
3. Press ENTER.

## How do you get volumes in Civil 3D?

To calculate volumes in Civil 3D 2014: After creating your ground surface and your graded surface, click the Analyze Tab → Volumes and Material Panel (as shown above).

## How do you do cubic meters in AutoCAD?

How do I type m3 in AutoCAD?

1. In the In-Place Text Editor, right-click and click Symbol.
2. On the expanded Text Formatting toolbar, click Symbol.
3. Copy and paste from the Character Map.
4. Enter the control code or Unicode string. Note: Precede the Unicode string with a backslash ( ).

## How do I get 2d volume in AutoCAD?

To determine the volume of a solid object, use the MASSPROP (Mass Properties) command.

1. Enter massprop on the command line.
2. Select the solid object.
3. Press ENTER.

## How do you get cut and fill volume in Civil 3d?

Solution:

1. In command line type “COMPUTEMATERIALS”.
2. Select the alignment and sample line group to sample, then click “OK”.
3. Change “Quantity takeoff criteria” to “Cut and Fill” or other desired criteria.
4. Map the sampled surfaces to the correct object names, then click “OK”.

## How is earthwork volume calculated?

The Prismoidal Formula.

1. V = volume (cubic yards)
2. A1, A2 = areas of the adjacent cross sections (square feet)
3. Am = area of the midway cross section (square feet)
4. L = distance between cross section along the baseline (feet)

## Does a 2D figure have volume?

Volume is measured for 3D(solid) figures. The area is measured in two dimensions i.e length and breadth. Volume is measured in three dimensions i.e length, breadth, and height. Volume is measured in cubic units.

## Does a 2D shape have volume?

The volume of an object is the amount of space occupied by the object or shape, which is in three-dimensional space. It is usually measured in terms of cubic units.

Volume Formulas of Various Geometric Figures.

Shapes Volume Formula Variables
Rectangular Solid or Cuboid V = l × w × h l = Length w = Width h = Height

## What is the formula for volume of a 3D shape?

Perimeter, Area, and Volume

Table 3. Volume Formulas
Shape Formula Variables
Right Rectangular Prism V=LWH L is the length, W is the width and H is the height.
Prism or Cylinder V=Ah A is the area of the base, h is the height.
Pyramid or Cone V=13Ah A is the area of the base, h is the height.

## How many types of object property exist in AutoCAD?

Every object has general properties including its layer, color, linetype, linetype scale, lineweight, transparency, and plot style. In addition, objects have properties that are specific to their type. For example, the special properties of a circle include its radius and area.

## How does AutoCAD calculate material weight?

5 Answers. in auto-cad go to tools bar than go to inquiry click the right hand side button and then go to the area and then multiply the material density.

## How do I calculate area in AutoCAD?

To Calculate the Area of a Selected Object

1. Click Home tab Utilities panel Measure drop-down Area. Find.
2. At the prompt, enter o (Object).
3. Select an object. 