Posted by Danielle on Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 3:28pm.
Determine the minimum amount of packaging needed to completely cover a triangular prism toblerone bar with these dimensions: length 22.5cm; triangular face gas edges 4.5cm and height 4.0cm. Express the surface area to the nearest square centimeter.

math  Danielle, Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 3:31pm
has not gas

math  Steve, Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 4:11pm
area of triangular base: 1/2 (4.5)(4) = 9
area of lateral (rectangular) face: 22.5*4.5 = 101.25
total area = 2 bases + 3 faces = 2*9 + 3*101.25 = 321.75 
math  Danielle, Friday, August 31, 2012 at 1:30am
Thanks so much steve

math  Aron, Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 1:29pm
the answer to the problem is 408 square inches