Friday

August 22, 2014

August 22, 2014

Posted by **billy** on Friday, December 14, 2007 at 12:44pm.

- math -
**drwls**, Friday, December 14, 2007 at 1:33pmThat would occur when the plane cuts the cylinder from above, parallel to and through the axis of symmetry. If the plane does not cut through parallel to the axis, or enters a curved side of the cylinder, you don't get a rectangle for the intersection area.

The answer is therefore 12 x 15 = 180 cm^2.

**Related Questions**

Algebra 2 - Find the dimensions and area of the largest rectangle that can be ...

Math - Please Help - The surface area of a right circular cylinder is 1200 cm^2...

math - A right circular cylinder has a diameter of 16 mm and a height of 12 mm. ...

Calculus - A right circular cylinder is inscribed in a cone with height h and ...

math - A right circular cylinder is to be inscribed in a sphere of given radius...

geometry - Find the surface area of each of the following a cube that is 4 cm by...

Math - 1)Forty solid hemisphere each of diameter 2cm , are melted to form a ...

math - A right circular cylinder of radius r and height h is inscribed in a ...

MAth - A right circular cylinder has a height of 5 in. and a base area of 20 in2...

Math - What is the surface area of a right circular cylinder with base circle of...