Posted by **Mary** on Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 12:13pm.

Claim: the lateral (side ) surface of any area of any cylinder can is larger than the circlar surface area of its bottom. Which of the following is an example showing that the claim is false?

a. a can with the diameter of 5 inches and height of 10 inches

b. a can with diameter 1 inch and height 10 inches

c. a can with the diameter 10 inches and height of 2 inches

d. a can with diameter 10 inches and height of 10 inches.

geometry- need help - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 11:44am

The diameter must be much greater than the height.

Mary ??

C would be a false claim then ?

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- geometry- need help - Claim: the lateral (side ) surface of any area of any ...
- Mrs. Sue - What is the altitude of this cylinder: B ==> C? A. line BC B. ...
- Geo - What is the altitude of this cylinder: B ==> C? A. line BC B. segment ...
- geo area & volume - ok it asks me 2 find the lateral area of the cylinder ( the ...
- Math - A cylinder has a height of 15 inches and a diameter of 12 inches. Use pi...
- geometry - 1. What is the lateral surface area of a square pyramid with side ...
- calc - the volume of a cylindrical tin can with a top and a bottom is to be 16*...
- geometry - The lateral area of a prism is 144cm^2 (lateral area is surface area ...
- ALGEBRA 2 HONORS - A container is to be made in the shape of a cylinder with a ...
- GEOMETRY - A 4x7 rectangle can be rotated about the long side to generate a ...

More Related Questions