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Geometry
A right prism has bases that are squares. The area of one base is 81 square feet. The lateral area of the prism is 144 square feet. What is the altitude of the prism.
April 18, 2012 by Sam

Math
The bases of a rectangular prism are squares whose perimeters are 36 inches. If the height of the prism is 8 inches, what is the surface are of the prism?
February 24, 2011 by Alex

geometry
find the surface area of a right prism with the given features: The bases are trapezoids with bases of lengths 6 and 10 perpendicular to one side of the length 12 ; height = 12 Round the answer to the nearest square unit
October 7, 2010 by Sam

Solid mensuration
The bases of a triangular right prism are apart. find the volume and the total surface area of the prism if one side of the quilateral triangular base measures 6cm
April 25, 2013 by Allen

geometry
find the lateral area and the total surface area of the right prism if the base of the prism is a right triangle whole legs meausure 5in and 12 in . and the altitude of the prism measure 8 in.
March 13, 2010 by Nico

geometry
the base of a right prism is a rhombus whose diagonals are 6 in and 8 in. The altitude of the prism measures 10 in. Find the lateral area and the total area of the prism.
March 13, 2010 by Nico

geometry
basis of a right prism is a rhombus with a diagonal 8cm and 6cm.the prism height i is 12cm.find:a)the general area of prism.b)the side of prismsusurface.diagonals cutting surfaces.c)prism volume.
May 4, 2010 by Anonymous

6th grade math
Find the volume of the right triangular prism. The bases are equilateral triangles with a length of 6 mm. The height of the prism is 8.4 mm. (Round to the nearest tenth.)
May 28, 2012 by Kate

EASY Volume of shapes
The right triangular prism has bases that are equilateral triangles. The height is 8 in and the side of the base is 5 in , what is the prism's volume?
February 1, 2014 by Jay

Geometry
I need to find the value of p in a right triangular prism when the surface area is 457.25. "P" is the distance between the bases The triangleular base is 9.9 x 6.2 choices are: 16.65 8.75 14.25 9.45 Thank you-could you explain how you got the answer
May 3, 2010 by LynAnne

math
the base of a solid right prism is a triangle whose sides are 9 cm,12cm,15cm. the height of the prism is 5 cm. then find the total surface area of the prism is?
February 27, 2014 by rati

maths
the base of a solid right prism is a triangle whose sides are 9cm, 12cm and 15cm. The height of the prism is 5cm. Then the total surface area of the prism is.
March 28, 2012 by retangular prism

math 7th
a right triangular prism has a length of 11 units.Its right triangle face has legs of 3 and 4 and a hypotenuse of 5. what is the surface area of the right triangular prism.
March 18, 2014 by nazalynn

mAth
story: Diego is building an architectural rendering of a house. For a portion of the roof, Diego cuts and folds a net for a triangular prism. the base of the prism is an isoceles triangle. the triangle has a base of 24 inches and a height of 5 inches. the distance between the ...
March 6, 2013 by MaRk

Geometry
What is the formula for finding the surface area of a right rectangular prism? (ex: The base of a right rectangular prism is 10 ft by 7 ft. The height is 3 ft. Find the surface area)
January 14, 2010 by Cara

geometry
The lateral area of a prism is 144cm^2 (lateral area is surface area without the bases). If the height is double the width, and the length is triple the width, what is the surface area? I got the answer wrong; its supposed to be 196. Can anyone explain how to do the problem?
April 28, 2011 by Anonymous

Math
A rectangular prism has a volume of 960cm. It's width, length, and height are in the ratio 3:5:8. A) Determine the dimensions of the prism B) What is the ratio of the left side to the front to the top of the prism by surface area? C) Calculate the surface area of the prism.
May 15, 2011 by Annika

geometry
A prism has a right triangle as its base with a hypotenuse that measures 15 meters and legs that measure 9 meters and 12 meters. What is the surface area of this prism if the height of the prism is 11 meters?
March 5, 2012 by Anonymous

geometry
A right pentagonal prism is 10 cm high. If the area of each pentagonal base is 32 cm squared and the perimeter is 20 cm, what are the lateral and total surface areas of the prism? I tried doing this using the formula shown in my book, but it came out wrong. the formula I was ...
March 9, 2013 by tmouery

Pleass Help With MATH
Read this story to answer the following questions: Diego is building an architectural rendering of a house. For a portion of the roof, Diego cuts and folds a net for a triangular prism. the base of the prism is an isoceles triangle. the triangle has a base of 24 inches and a ...
March 6, 2013 by Mark

arithmetic
The base of a solid right prism is a triangle whose sides are 9cm,12cm and 15 cm.the total surface area of the prism.
August 30, 2011 by niraj

geometry
2 regular hexagonal prisms are similar. The areas of their bases are 25 and 18. The height of th larger prism is 10. What is the volume of the smaller prism?
January 28, 2011 by scott

math
is this correct? Determine the surface area of the right triangular prism shown below. Round all measurements to one decimal place. 3.0*3.0=9.0*2=18 8.0*3.0=24 3.0*3.0=9 the surface area of this triangular prism equals to 18+24+9= 51
December 10, 2013 by anonymous00000

Geometry
How do you go about finding the lateral area of a trianglar prism? Ex: The base of a triangular prism is an equilateral triangle with a perimeter of 42 cm. If the height of the prism is 10 cm, find the lateral area. Thanks for the help in advance
January 15, 2010 by Nicole

geometry
The base of a right triangular prism is a right isosceles triangle whose equal sides measure 25 cm. each. The volume of the prism is 7.5 cubic meters. Find the height of the prism.
May 27, 2014 by Anon.

geometry
the base of a right triangular prism has a width of 8 inches and a height of 6 inches. the length of the third side of the triangle is 10 inches and the length of the prism is 12 inches. What is the surface area of this prism?
December 26, 2011 by julissa

Math!!
A square quilt for a child's bed has a border made up of 32 pieces with an area of x each, and 4 small squares with an area of 1 square inch each. The main part of the quilt is made of 64 squares with an area of x squared each. If the quilt is 4 ft by 4 ft, what are the ...
November 6, 2006 by Marissa

Geometry
A right triangular prism has volume equal to 288 cm^3 . The height of the prism is 3 cm. One of the bases of the triangular face (not the hypotenuse) is equal to 12 cm, determine the length of the hypotenuse (in cm) of the triangular face.
March 28, 2013 by John Corner

Geometry
A right triangular prism has volume equal to 288 cm^3 . The height of the prism is 3 cm. One of the bases of the triangular face (not the hypotenuse) is equal to 12 cm, determine the length of the hypotenuse (in cm) of the triangular face.
March 28, 2013 by John Corner

Geometry
A right triangular prism has volume equal to 288 cm^3 . The height of the prism is 3 cm. One of the bases of the triangular face (not the hypotenuse) is equal to 12 cm, determine the length of the hypotenuse (in cm) of the triangular face.
March 28, 2013 by John Corner

Geometry
In a right prism whose bases are regular hexagons what is the measure of the dihedral angle between adjacent lateral faces?
January 25, 2010 by Ron

Geometry
The base of a right prism 50 inches high is a rhombus, with diagonals 30 and 16 inches. Find the total surface area of the prism.
March 3, 2013 by Gigi

Geometry
I need to find surface area of triangular prism-dimension of base is 9.9 by 6.2 distance between bases is 14.6 choices are: 436.278 466.97 332.94 253.46 Thank you
May 3, 2010 by Julia

math
thanks anyone! A right prism has a polygonal base with n sides. Each side has a length of 5 in. The altitude of the prism is 20 in. If the base had n+1 sides, each still having a side of length 5 in, by how much, in square inches, would the lateral area of the prism increase ...
August 23, 2011 by scott

math
Find the lateral and surface area of the right rectangular prism whose length is 7 cm, width is 5 cm, and height is 1.5 cm. I got 36 as my lateral area and 106 as my surface area. Is this right?
November 11, 2007 by keisha

math
Find the lateral and surface area of the right rectangular prism whose length is 7 cm, width is 5 cm, and height is 1.5 cm. I got 36 as my lateral area and 106 as my surface area. Is this right?
November 11, 2007 by keisha

Geometry
Please Help thanks _____________________ Two similar rectangular prism have corresponding sides that measure 5 feet and 6 feet. If the surface area of a smaller prism is 525 square feet, what is the surface area of a larger prism?
July 24, 2008 by Joe

Geometry
Please Help thanks _____________________ Two similar rectangular prism have corresponding sides that measure 5 feet and 6 feet. If the surface area of a smaller prism is 525 square feet, what is the surface area of a larger prism?
July 24, 2008 by Joe

algebra
Find the volume of a right circular cylinder whose base has an area of 6 cm^2 and whose height is 17 cm. am i right that V=(b1+b2)H Check the formula you used. The volume of a right circular cylinder is V=pi*(r^2)*h where r is the radius and h is the height, or V=B*h where B ...
September 27, 2006 by cassii

Math
Find the surface area of each rectangular prism or cylinder to the nearest tenth of a degree. 7. Bases are isoceles triangles with legs that measure 5 centimeters. The height is 7 cm. I Don't know how to set it up. What formula do i use and how? Thanks
March 11, 2008 by Anonymous

algebra
sooo confusing... 6. ( + 7/8)(9/13) A81/13 B17/104 C81/104 D17/29 E17/13 F17/25 7. [6(2+1) -6(1+1)] / [6(4-2) - 22 ] A3/2 B3/4 C3/5 D3 E1/3 F2/3 8. -3(y 5) - (-2y + 1) A-y +14 B5y - 4 C-5y + 14 D-13y E-5y -6 F-y 4 For problems 9 15 let a = 2, b = -4, c = 7, and d = -3. ...
September 8, 2010 by whitney

Geometry
A rectangular prism with 2 little square bases of a radius of 1m. It's height or rectangular length is 5m. Please help me find the surface area. The answer should be less than 50m.
June 1, 2011 by Peter

geometry
Can anyone help me to solve this, please? A right prism has a polygonal base with n sides. Each side has a length of 5 in. The altitude of the prism is 20 in. If the base had n+1 sides, each still having a side of length 5 in, by how much, in square inches, would the lateral ...
August 23, 2011 by scott

math- check
please check: this deals with a rectangular prism: RECTANGULAR PRISM HAS (6 FACES) 4 FACES ARE FORMED BY RECTANGLES 2 FACES ARE FORMED BY SQUARES A RECTANGULAR PRISM HAS 12 EDGES A RECTANGULAR PRISM HAS 8 VERTICES t FOR TRUE, f FOR FALSE T : IT HAS NO CURVED SURFACES T: ALL OF...
May 21, 2012 by Celest

math
Find the lateral and surface area of the right rectangluar prism whose length is 7 cm, width is 5 cm and height is 1.5 cm. I did 2(7 x 1.5+ 1.5 x 5) and I got 36 as my lateral area. Then I add 36+ 2(7 x5) and I got 106 as my surface area. Is this right?
November 11, 2007 by carly

math
the volume of a prism is 48 cubic centimeters. the area of the base of the prism is 8 square centimeters. what is the height of the prism? draw a picture
January 26, 2012 by claude

geometry
Use formulas to find the lateral area and surface area of the given prism. The base of the prism is the rectangle with sides of length 13m and 5m. Show your answer to the nearest whole number.
August 9, 2011 by Jacob

geometry
calculate the area, surface area, and volume for a right rectangular prism with a length 2cm, height 5cm, and width 3cm
March 23, 2011 by Amata

geometry
How do you find the lateral and surface area of a right triangular right prism. Base 8in by 6in by 10in and height 9 in.
May 12, 2011 by JOY

algebra 1
The formula for the volume, V, of a prism is V = Bh, where B equals the base area, and h is the height of the prism. What is the height of a prism with base area 21 cm2 and volume 84 cm3?
February 15, 2013 by lily

Geometry
I would greatly appreciate any help I can get with this problem. I need to find the volume of a right triangular prism. The sides of the triangles measure 2cm and the length of the prism is 10cm. I found the surface area to be 64sq cm...is this correct? And can I somehow use ...
February 24, 2010 by Nicole

Math
The surface area of a rectangular prism is 10.4 in2. What is the surface area of a similar prism that is larger by a scale factor of 3? I am tearing my hair out over this question! Please help asap!
May 5, 2011 by Kat

math foundations 20
a right hexagonal prism is enlarged by a scale factor of 5.7 a)determine the value of volume of large prism/volume of small prism. do not round answer.. how do i figure this out?
June 20, 2012 by amber

Math
The surface area of a prism is 54 square inches. What is the surface area of a similar prism that is smaller by a scale of 1/3? My answer- 6
April 6, 2014 by Unknown

Physics again
The equilateral glass prism shown has an index of refraction of 1.56. The prism is surrounded by air. A ray of light is incident on the middle of the left face of the prism. What is the smallest angle of incidence for which the ray of light will emerge from the right face of ...
September 1, 2010 by rudi

Math 2
Use the diagram to find the surface area of a triangular prism. Find the area of the two triangular faces. Then find the area of each of the three rectangular faces. What is the surface area? Describe how you solved the problem. Prism has numbers of 4, 3, 6 and 5. And teacher ...
April 3, 2014 by Jenny 2

Math
The surface area of a prism is 54 square inches. What is the surface area of a similar prism that is smaller by a scale of 1/3?
April 5, 2014 by Karley

Algebra
what solid has 2 bases that are triangles and 3 lateral surfaces that are rectangles a- triangular pyramid b- rectangular prism c- triangular prism d- rectangular pyramid my answer is C
March 4, 2014 by Steve

math PLEASE HELP!!!!!
Rectangular Prism: Length: 41 ft Width: 32 ft Height: 49 ft 1. Find the surface area for the given prism. (1 point) 7,154 ft^2 2,624 ft^2 9,778 ft^2 8,432 ft^2. Find the volume of the same prism. (1 point) 64,288 ft^3 31,312 ft^3 32,009 ft^3 323,208 ft^3 i know the formulas ...
April 9, 2014 by TTR+S<3

Geometry
what's the surface area of a right trapezoidal prism
April 3, 2014 by Anonymous

Geometry
ABCA1B1C1 is a prism which has regular triangles in the bases. The side of the prism has the length "a". The side AA1 makes equal angles with the sides of the base AB and AC, these angles have the value "alfa". We know that AA1 has the length "b". I need to find out the height...
November 30, 2008 by Frost Boost

Math
16.Eliot spent 24 minutes solving 8 math problems.At that rate, how many math problems can he solve in 54 minutes? a.12 B.16 C.18 D.24 A? 17.Ronald got 92% of the problems correct on a test.Which number could also represent 92%? A.9.2 B.0.092 C.9/2 D.46/50 D 18.Lakeshmi made a...
March 23, 2013 by Jerald

11th grade
ABCA1B1C1 is a prism which has regular triangles in the bases. The side of the prism has the length "a". The side AA1 makes equal angles with the sides of the base AB and AC, these angles have the value "alfa". We know that AA1 has the length "b". I need to find out the height...
November 30, 2008 by Please help! I need this urgent, please.

math
A rectangular prism has a volume of 8 cubic yards. Assume the dimensions are whole numbers. What dimensions yield a prism with the greatest surface area? the leaset surface area?
November 30, 2010 by Mally

geometry
the base of a square prism has sides of 14in. What is the surface area of the prism
March 14, 2010 by NEL

Math
Is there a formula used to find the surface area of a prism? For ex. A triangular prism
February 18, 2014 by Courtney

math
how do you find the surface area of a prism? and the volume of a rectangular prism?
January 10, 2010 by dawn

Geometry
what's the formula for the base area of a right triangular prism
April 3, 2014 by Anonymous

Geometry
what is the formula of a base area for a right trapezoidal prism?
April 6, 2014 by ali

geometry
How do you find the lateral area and surface area of a right prism whose height is 10 ft and whose base is a rombus with diagonals 12 ft and 12sq root of 3 ( DON'T KNOW HOW TO PUT SQROOT 3 IN)
May 21, 2011 by JOY

geometry
The lateral area of the right regular triangular prism is 18 cm^2.Find the total surface area.give your answer in decimal form rounded of to 2 decimal places
June 4, 2014 by dj

maths
a prism has a cross section area of 8mm2 and a volume of 224mm3 what is hte length of the prism
May 21, 2011 by holly

algebra
a1. Simplify 5 + (7-1)2/6 A11 B41/6 C51/6 D7 E17/6 F23 b2. Simplify (26/2 + 33)/(23) A11/3 B5 C20/3 D8 E6 F131/8 f3. Simplify [7+2(5 - 9)2]/[(4+1)2 - 3(22)] A-23/2 B18/7 C-13 D9/4 E8/41 F3 e4. Simplify 36 2x[4(-3-2)] A36 - 28x B16 - 2x C76x D40x + 36 E-720x F36 + 8x c5. ...
September 10, 2010 by whitney

maths
a prism has a cross sectional area of 8mm2 and a volume of 224mm3 calculate the length of the prism thank you so much for your help
May 21, 2011 by molly

math
values for area and length of right triangular prism with volume of 6
January 31, 2012 by nicole

math
Find the surface area of a right rectangular prism measuring 2 ft by 3 ft by 4 ft
May 7, 2012 by Chelsea

math/algebra
the base of a rectangular prism has an area of 15.3 square inches and a volume of 185.13 cubic inches. write an equation that can be used to find the height of the prism, then find then height of the prism. Please help, asap!!!!
April 14, 2011 by bob, Please Help,ASAP!!!!

Algebra
What is yhe name of a prism whose bases are hexagons
April 8, 2011 by Rosa

math
The volume of a rectangular prism is 2x^3+5x^2+x-2. The height of the prism is 2x-1, and the length of the prism is x+2. Find the width of the prism.
March 10, 2010 by kev

math
Find the lateral and surface area of the right rectangular prism whose length is 7 cm, width is 5 cm, and height is 1.5 cm. I think the answer is 36 for lateral area and 106 as surface area. I made a formula, 2(7 x 1.5 + 1.5 x 5)) and I got 36. Then I made another formula, 36...
November 12, 2007 by keisha

Geometry/Math again!
The base of a prism is a regular hexagon that measures 4 cm on each side. The prism has a height of 13 cm. What is its total surface area?
May 21, 2012 by Lex

geo
I need to find the the height of the prism, the volume of the prism, and the area of the base. The front has a measurement of 8 cm and the line on the side has 19 cm. can you please help me.
May 27, 2013 by Hannah

Geometry
What is the surface area of a right prism that has these dimensions? Base- 11" x 15 " Back- 10" x 15" Front-?
April 15, 2008 by Hal

math
Find the surface area of the right rectangular prism. The height is 2 in, the length is 10 in, and the width is 4 in. I think the answer is 136. I made a formula, 2(8 + 20 + 40) and I got 136. Is this right?
November 12, 2007 by keisha

math
find the lateral surface area of a right triangular prism if its altitude is five inches and its base is an isoceles right triangle with hypotenuse of length 10 inches
March 27, 2012 by mary

mathematics
not drawn to scale, shows a prism of length 30cm. the cross section wyxz is a square with area 144cm^2 (i) the volume in cm^3. of the prism
September 20, 2012 by mckeia thomas

math
Area A sequence of smaller squares is formed by connecting the midpoints of the sides of a larger square. (a) If the area of the largest square is 1 square unit, determine the first five terms of a sequence that describes the area of each successive square. (b) Use a formula ...
April 19, 2012 by nick

math
Area A sequence of smaller squares is formed by connecting the midpoints of the sides of a larger square. (a) If the area of the largest square is 1 square unit, determine the first five terms of a sequence that describes the area of each successive square. (b) Use a formula ...
April 20, 2012 by chris

MATH
Which of the following has 2 parallel bases that are not polygons? a. Cone b. Prism c. Pyramid d. Cylinder
December 7, 2010 by Dobby

Math
Which of the following has 2 parallel bases that are not polygons? a. Cone b. Prism c. Pyramid d. Cylinder
December 7, 2010 by SquarePants

Calculus and vectors
Could someone explain to me how I can find the area/perimeter/volume of a rectangular prism if I am given R^3 points. For example find area of rectangular prism given pts (2,3,4)(5,3,2), similar to this.
March 21, 2012 by Jake

math
how do we find the surface area? top: bottom: right: left: front: back: its still hard when we i find the surface area of a rectanguar prism.
April 20, 2012 by Celest

Math
Hi, my name is Jane:). Math is my worst subject ever, so it surprised me how I'm in the advanced class! The teacher doesn't exactly explain things well and I'm not easily understanding the lessons. He told me if I don't turn in this packet we'll have detention. I didn't think ...
May 18, 2011 by Jane

grid problem (geometry)
The squares of a 260 chessboard are coloured black and white in the standard alternating pattern. At random, exactly half of the black squares are removed from the board. The expected number of white squares that have no neighbours after this process can be expressed as a/b ...
June 15, 2013 by john

geometry
You have a rectangular prism. The center section has been removed. The base of the original prism is 6in wide and 8in long. The height of the prism is 10in. What is the total exposed surface are of the new prism?
May 8, 2012 by Piggy

math
Find the surface area of the right prism. The height is 2.5 cm, the lenght is 8 cm, and the width is 5.3 cm. This is confusing. I need help.
November 11, 2007 by christina

math
If Janiie has 32 squares, and in each square there are 50 smaller squares, and in each of those there are 20 re squares. How many rectangles are there?? hint: each rectangle=2 squares. LUCK!!
September 8, 2008 by Jani

geometry
An isosceles trapezoid with that bases 16 in and 34 in are inscribed in a circle such that one of the bases is the diameter. Find the area of the trapezoid.
June 13, 2011 by Michaela

geometry
Find the surface area of the solid. A right triangular prism with base edges of lengths 6, 8, and 10 and height 2
July 28, 2009 by Gabby

geometry
Find the lateral area of a right triangular prism with an equilateralbase length of 5cm and height of 10cm.
February 23, 2012 by Piggy

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