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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

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

math
Am confused. The bases of a prism are right triangles with side lengths 6 meters, 8 meters, and 10 meters. The height of the prism is 3 meters. What is the lateral area of the prism? What is the total surface area? L=Ph perimeter is side(1) +side(2)+side(3) 6+8+10=24 (3)=72m^2...
September 24, 2014 by taylor

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 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
The height of an equilateral triangular prism increases by one unit. The new lateral area is more than the original by how much? Answer the perimeter of the base the area of the base the height the area of one lateral face
May 21, 2012 by Leah

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
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

Geometry Help
Out of 60 review questions I struggled with these ones. Someone please help!! 1.) The length of one side of a regular polygon is half the length of a similar polygon. What is the ratio of their areas? a.)1/2 b.)1/4 c.)1 2.)A patchwork quilt is made up of two different sized ...
June 12, 2010 by Ariel

math
The base of a triangular prism is a right triangle whose legs are 7cm and 24 cm. The height of the prism is 30cm. What is lateral area of prism?
September 24, 2014 by lacy

Math
A cylindrical tank has a height of 8 feet and a diameter of 2 3/4 feet. Use pi= 3.14 What is the lateral surface area? 69.08 square feet What is the lateral surface area ? 828.96 square inches How do i find: If a quart of paint covers 100 square feet, how many quarts of paint ...
May 15, 2008 by Mike

Math
A cylindrical tank has a height of 8 feet and a diameter of 2 3/4 feet. Use pi= 3.14 What is the lateral surface area? square feet What is the lateral surface area ? square inches If a quart of paint covers 100 square feet, how many quarts of paint will be needed to paint the ...
May 14, 2008 by Mike

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
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

Math ASAP
Base Area: 22 square inches Lateral Surface Area: 308 square inches What is the Surface Area of the hexagonal prism?
August 24, 2013 by Omar

Math ASAP
Base Area: 22 square inches Lateral Surface Area: 308 square inches What is the Surface Area of the hexagonal prism?
August 24, 2013 by Omar

math
1. find the lateral area of a right prism whose altitude measures 20 cm and whose base is a square with a width 7 cm long.
January 8, 2012 by Randy

math
find the lateral area of a right prism whose altitude measures 20 cm and whose base is a square with a width 7 cm long.
January 10, 2012 by Randy

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

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
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

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
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
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

Math ASAP
Height: 10 inches Base Perimeter: 40 inches Lateral Surface Area: 400 square inches (^^^this is the total surface area of the sides) What is the Surface Area of the triangular prism?
August 26, 2013 by Omar

math
1. find the lateral area of a right prism whose altitude measures 20 cm and whose base is a square with a width 7 cm long. 2. the volume of a rectangular solid is 5376 cubic meters, and the base is 24 meters by 16 meters. find the height of the solid. 3. a rectangle has a ...
January 7, 2012 by Randy

Math
A cylindrical tank has a height of 8 feet and a diameter of 2 3/4 feet. Use pi= 3.14 What is the lateral surface area? What is the lateral surface area ? If a quart of paint covers 100 square feet, how many quarts of paint will be needed to paint the lateral surface area of ...
May 16, 2008 by Mike

Math ASAP
Height: 10 inches Base Perimeter: 40 inches Lateral Surface Area: 400 square inches (^^^this is the total surface area of the sides) What is the Surface Area of the triangular prism? (the picture of the shape looks like a pentagon but the rectangle is much longer)
August 26, 2013 by Omar

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

GEOMETRY(SURFACE AREA)
Find the surface area and the lateral area of a regular square pyramid with base edge 6 and a lateral edge √34. PLEASE PLEASE HUHU Teach me how and what is lateral edge
July 14, 2013 by Laarni

Geometry
5cm is one side of base height is 4cm base has 4 sides shape is a prism find lateral area and volume
March 4, 2009 by Amy

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

Math ASAP
Top Area: 13 square inches Total Surface Area: 346 square inches What is the Lateral Surface Area of the 5-sided prism?
August 24, 2013 by Omar

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

math
A rectangular prism has a length of 8 in and a width of 7 in. The lateral area is 150 square in. What is height of prism? Have no idea how to do this....please help
September 24, 2014 by taylor

GEOMETRY
FIND THE LATERAL AREA OF A RIGHT PYRAMID WHOSE SLANT HEIGHT IS 18mm AND WHOSE BASE IS A SQUARE WITH AN AREA 121mm^2
May 21, 2011 by JOY

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

Math
Julie is digging a square area in her backyard for a vegetable garden. If the area is 52 square feet, what is the approximate length of one side of her garden? 6 square feet 7 square feet 8 square feet 9 square feet 7 square feet is my answer, what's yours?
October 22, 2012 by Math

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

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

geometry
A right prism has a square base. The perimeter of the base is 24 m. and the height is 10 m. What is the surface area
August 6, 2012 by Anonymous

Geometry
The base of the prism is a rectangle with sides 13 m and 5 m in length. Find the lateral surface and surface area of the given prism.
May 5, 2012 by JC

math
Find the lateral area of a regular pyramid whose base is a square, whose slant height is 5 m, whose height is 3 m. I think that the answer is 60. I subtracted 3 squared from 5 squared and I got 4. I multipled 4 by 2 and I got 8. I made a formula 3(1/2(8 x 5)) and I got 60 as ...
November 11, 2007 by keisha

geometry
A right circular cylinder has an altitude of 11 feet and a radius of 5 feet. What is the lateral area, in square feet, of the cylinder, to the nearest tenth?
April 3, 2011 by megan

geometry(surface area)
What is the lateral surface area of a cone with radius 19cm and slant height 11cm? possible answers; 19picm^2 30picm^2 200picm^2 209picm^2 What is the lateral area of the square pyramid to the nearest whole number? base 11m and slant 15m possible answers; 165m^2 176m^2 330m^2 ...
April 18, 2012 by lilman

math
The base of a rectangular prism is 6 inches - 9 inches. what is the lateral area of the prism
July 16, 2014 by hannah

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

geometry
The Transamerica Pyramid in San Francisco is shaped like a square pyramid. It has a slant height of 856.1 feet and each side of its base is 145 feet. Find the lateral area of the building.
May 15, 2013 by Hannah

math
The Transamerica Pyramid in San Francisco is shaped like a square pyramid. It has a slant height of 856.1 feet and each side of its base is 145 feet. Find the lateral area of the building.
May 16, 2013 by Hannah

math
what is the lateral surface area of a right hexagonal prism whose base is a regular hexagon with sides measuring 8 incheslong and altitude measuring 6 inches tall
March 27, 2012 by mary

Algebra 2
Given the area of the figure, find its perimeter to the nearest tenth. 1. A = 90 ft^2; number of squares: 6. A: ? 2. A baseball diamond is a square with an area of 8100 square feet. The length of the diagonal of any square is equal to √2 times it's side length. Finds fhe...
September 2, 2014 by Victoria

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

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

Geometry PLEASE HELP
1. If the surface area of a cube is 294 inches squared, find the volume. 2. If the base of a prism is an equilateral triangle with sides 8cm, and each lateral edge measures 10cm, what is the volume of the prism.
March 3, 2013 by Gigi

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

Geometry
Determine the height of a right cone whose lateral area is 136rr ft^2 and base area is 64rr ft^2
May 11, 2011 by Mary

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

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

Mathmatics
The highway department keeps its sand in a conical storage building that is 24 feet high and 64 feet in diameter. To estimate the cost of painting the building, the lateral surface area of the cone is needed. To the nearest square foot, what is the area?
April 13, 2010 by Yadlay

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

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

college
the area A of a triangle is calculated as A= 1/2 hB. If the height h is 12 feet and the base B is 4 feet long, what is the area, in square feet?
October 12, 2010 by yosea rucks

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
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

HELP!!! Math
The volume of a pyramid varies jointly as its height and the area of its base. A pyramid with a height of 12 feet and a base with area of 23 square feet has a volume of 92 cubic feet. Find the volume of a pyramid with a height of 17 and a base with an area of 27 square feet.
June 5, 2013 by Jnr John

geometry
1. What is the lateral surface area of a square pyramid with side length 11.2 cm and slant height 20 cm? 224 cm2 448 cm2 896 cm2 2508.8 cm2 2. What is the lateral surface area of a cone with radius 19 cm and slant height 11 cm? 19 cm2 30 cm2 200 cm2 209 cm2 3. What is the ...
April 18, 2012 by lilman

geometry
Really need help on this one Use formula to find the lateral area and surface prism area of the given prism. height=2m ends=7m and 7.28m front=29m not sure how to explain can give answer choices if that might help; 472m^2;486m^2 443m^2,486m^2 472m^2,479m^2 443m^2,500m^3
May 25, 2012 by lilman

geometry
Calculate the lateral area and surface area of a pyramid whose height is 8 ft and whose base is square with 12 ft sides.
May 12, 2011 by JOY

Geometry
How do you calculate the lateral area and sueface area of a pyramid whose height is 8ft and whose base is a square with 12 sides.
May 11, 2011 by Mary

math
a house has two rooms of equal area. one room is square and the other room a rectangle, four feet narrower and 5ft longer than the square one. find the area of each room? let x = dimensions of the square. Rectangle then is x-4 and x+5 Set areas equal. area of square is x2 area...
November 29, 2006 by mary-beth

Algebra 2
Given the area of the figure, find its perimeter to the nearest tenth. 1. A = 90 ft^2; number of squares: 6. 2. A baseball diamond is a square with an area of 8100 square feet. The length of the diagonal of any square is equal to √2 times it's side length. Finds fhe ...
September 2, 2014 by Victoria

math
A large greenhouse is built in the shape of a right square pyramid with base lengths of 26 m, and a slant height of 35.4 m. How much glass, to the nearest square metre, is needed for the greenhouse? (Lateral area only)
October 19, 2014 by Anonymous

geo area & volume
ok it asks me 2 find the lateral area of the cylinder ( the radius is 5 n the hight is 5) can some 1 help me with this please 392.5 Prinness, I think that 392.5 is pi*r^2*h, or the volume of the cylinder. This question asks for the lateral area. Lateral area is the area of the...
March 1, 2007 by martha

Math 115
The area of a parallelogram is 3.36 square feet. The base is 2.8 feet. If the measures of the base and height are each doubled, find the area of the resulting parallelogram.
October 30, 2012 by Sue

Algebra 2 Answer Check
Given the area of the figure, find its perimeter to the nearest tenth. 1. A = 90 ft^2; number of squares: 6. 2. A baseball diamond is a square with an area of 8100 square feet. The length of the diagonal of any square is equal to √2 times it's side length. Finds fhe ...
September 2, 2014 by Victoria

Math
The triangle below has a height of 12 feet and a base of 9 feet. What is the area of the triangle? A.108 B.54 C.21 D.30 B? If the area of a square is 81 square meters which formula would you use to calculate the perimeter of the square? A.p=lxw B.p=s+s C.p=4(s) D.Not here C? ...
March 6, 2013 by Jerald

Math
The area of trapezoid is h( b1+b2)/5, where h is the altitude, and b1 and b2 are the lenghts of the parallel bases. If trapezoid has an altitude of 5 inches, an area of 55 square inches , and one base 12 inches long, what is the lenghth, in inches, of its other base? Please ...
April 22, 2011 by Nena

maths
how many times greater is the surface area of a right square prism with dimensions 4cm by 4cm by 4cm than a right square pyramid with height cm and base side 4cm?
April 5, 2011 by simrat

Math - Literal Equations
Please help me with the following: The volume of a prism is found by multiplying the area of the base by the height. A rectangular prism has a volume of 144cm^3, and a square base with a width of 3 cm. What is the height of the prism, in cm? A. 4 B. 8 C. 48\ ......--Both of ...
May 22, 2014 by Brady

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

algebra 1
The area of trapezoid is h( b1+b2)/5, where h is the altitude, and b1 and b2 are the lenghts of the parallel bases. If trapezoid has an altitude of 5 inches, an area of 55 square inches , and one base 12 inches long, what is the lenghth, in inches, of its other base?
April 19, 2011 by Maram

math
The area of trapezoid is h( b1+b2)/5,where h is the altitude, and b1 and b2 are the lenghts of the parallel bases. If trapezoid has an altitude of 5 inches, an area of 55 square inches , and one base 12 inches long, what is the length, in inches, of its other base?
April 20, 2011 by Please help

math
The area of trapezoid is h( b1+b2)/5,where h is the altitude, and b1 and b2 are the lenghts of the parallel bases. If trapezoid has an altitude of 5 inches, an area of 55 square inches , and one base 12 inches long, what is the length, in inches, of its other base?
April 20, 2011 by Please help

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

Algebra 1
You are designing a wall mural that will be composed of squares of different sizes. One of the requirements of your design is that the side length of each square is itself a perfect square. 1. If you represent the side length of a square as x^2, write an expression for the ...
December 4, 2013 by Jynessa

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

math
a tank is in the shape of a triangular prism. If the triangular base has an area of 116 square feet, and the tank is 30 feet tall, how much water would the tank contain when it is full?
February 13, 2011 by Anonymous

Geometry
Calculate the lateral and surface area of a prism whose height is 12 cm and whose base is a rectangle with dimensions 5 cm by 7 cm.
May 11, 2011 by Mary

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

Math
A triangular garden plot has one 16 foot side. The height perpindicular to that side is 12 feet 6 inches. If each plant requires 36 sq. in. of space, how many plants can be placed in the plot? Divide the area of the triangle by the area required per plant. That will give you ...
March 5, 2007 by Tay

Geometry
Find the lateral area and surface area for a right cone whose slant height forms a 45 degree angle with the base whose radius is 8 mm.
May 11, 2011 by Mary

Math--Volume and Surface Area
The volume of a cube is 125 cubic inches. Find the surface area. I know that the volume formula is V=Bh where v=volume, B=area of the base, and h=height. How do I get the surface area though? Also, The surface area of a cube is 384 square cm. Find the volume. I think it's ...
April 24, 2007 by Emily

Algebra
Suppose a square garden has an area represented by 9x^2 square feet. If one side is made 7 feet longer and the other side is made 2 feet shorter, then the trinomial that models the area of the larger garden is 9x^2 + 15x - 14 square feet.
September 13, 2013 by Stacey

math
Harry planned a rectangular garden that was 40 feet long and 10 feet wide. A. What was the perimeter, in feet, of the garden that Harry planned? B. What was the area in square feet, of the garden that Harry planned? C. Suppose Harry decided to change the shape of his garden to...
April 22, 2013 by Anonymous

surface area and volume
A rectangular prism has a volume of 48 cubic feet and surface area of 88 square feet. what are its dimensions? plz help me
February 24, 2010 by yuku

Volume and surface area
A rectangular prism has a volume of 48 cubic feet and surface area of 88 square feet. what are its dimensions? plz help me
February 24, 2010 by yuku

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