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May 23, 2015

May 23, 2015

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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**

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*

**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*

**honors algebra**

the volume V of a rectangular prism is given by V=lwh, where l is the length of the prism, w is it's width, and h is its height. The length of a certain rectangular prism is three times its width, and its height is 2 feet less than its width. write a simplified expression that...
*November 13, 2012 by amy*

**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*

**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 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*

**6th grade**

rectangular prism: height 7 feet, width 4 feet and length 3 feet Find the volume Cylinder: radius 3.5 feet and height 7 feet Find the volume Van cargo space measures 8 feet tall by 5 feet wide by 13 feet deep. find the volume instruments will take up about 37 cubic feet Based ...
*November 27, 2010 by kim*

**Math**

The public library has an aquarium in the shape of arectangle prism . The base is 6 feet by 2.5 feet and the height is 4 feet . How many square feet of glass were used to build the aquarium (the top of the aquarium is open).
*April 26, 2014 by Anabelle*

**math**

the dimensions of trianguloar prism A andtriangular prism B are proportional. The volume of the Triangular Prism is 6,400 cubic feet. If the volume of Triangular prism B is 75% of the volume of Triangular Prism B. What is the volume of Trianguloar Prism B?
*January 4, 2013 by James Shotwell*

**Math**

a rectanglar prism has a volume of 48 cubic feet and a surface area of ** square feet. What are its dimensions?
*November 30, 2010 by Mally*

**geometry**

A sandpit in the shape of a rectangular prism has length 7 feet, width 5 feet, and height 1.75 feet. It is filled to the brim with sand. Joe puts this sand into a second sandpit having the same shape but a larger base. He needs 17.5 cubic feet of sand to fill the extra space ...
*April 2, 2012 by Jack*

**Geometry **

A sandpit in the shape of a rectangular prism has length 7 feet, width 5 feet, and height 1.75 feet. It is filled to the brim with sand. Joe puts this sand into a second sandpit having the same shape but a larger base. He needs 17.5 cubic feet of sand to fill the extra space ...
*April 4, 2012 by Frank*

**Ms. sue can u help me**

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*

**math**

the dimensions of a rectangular prism are height 7 feet, width 4 feet and length 3 feet find the surface area part 2: dimensions of the cylinder are height 7 feet and radius 3.5 feet solve with a decimal then round to the nearest half foot. part 3 you have 1 gallon of paint ...
*November 27, 2010 by kim*

**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*

**geometry**

a circular cylinder has a base with a radius of 7.5 cm. and a height of 12 cm. a rectangular prism has a square base and height of 8.0 cm. if the cylinder and the prism have equal volumes, what is the length of the base of the prism to the nearest tenth?
*May 29, 2012 by Andrea*

**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**

Find the length of the prism if the volume is 565.6 feet. The prism is 4ft in height outside and 7 ft inside.
*May 4, 2011 by Need Help*

**Algebra!!**

1.a swimming pool has a radius of 10 feet and a height of 4 feet. What is the volume? 2.What is the volume of a soup can with a radius of 4cm and a height of 16cm? 3.What is the volume of a triangular prism with a length of 10cm a width of 15cm and a height of 10cm? 4.What is ...
*March 31, 2012 by Renee*

**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**

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**

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*

**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*

**math**

the volume of a triangular prism is 226.08 cubic inches. if the area of the base is 28.26 square inches, what is the height of the triangular prism?
*February 11, 2013 by kassie*

**Math**

Assume you are working on a house the length of the house is 50 feet, the width is 30 feet, and from the ground to the gable is 10 feet. The height of the triangle prism on top is 6.5 feet. If you are going to shingle the roof of this house, how many square feet should you ...
*February 28, 2014 by Logan*

**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**

I have a question: My textbook says "The surface of a right prism is 224 sq. feet, and the length of a side of the square base is one-third the height. What are the dimensions of the prism?" How do I find out the dimensions when I don't know the height or the length of the ...
*February 26, 2008 by Meredith*

**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*

**cletion**

the castle is in the shape of a rectangular prism. the length is 25 feet long 157 feet wide. the height of the castle measures 38 feet. what is the surface area of the castle? what is the volume of the castle?
*May 11, 2015 by bayen*

**Algebra!!**

1)volume of a ctlinder: 198mm Radius base: ?? Height of cylinder: 7mm 2)Volume of a triangular prism:60 cu yd Length of base: ?? Height of base: 6m Height of prism: 2m
*March 31, 2012 by Renee*

**math**

A glass prism on a chandelier is 75mm long. A base of the prism is an equilateral triangle with side lengths of 9mm and a height of about 7.8 mm. What is approximate surface area of prism?
*September 24, 2014 by taylor*

**math**

Write an expression for the volume of a rectangular prism if the length is 5 feet shorter than some x amount, the width is 3 feet longer than x, and the height is x feet.
*March 1, 2012 by josh*

**can someone plz help me **

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*

**Geometry**

We have a triangular prism that has the following characteristics. It has a volume of 360 cubic inches. The base of the triangle is twice the height of the triangle. The difference between the height of the prism and the height of the triangle is 4 inches. The height of the ...
*May 20, 2010 by Brett*

**math**

2 rectangular prisms are proportional. the edges of the smaller prism are half as long as the edges of the larger prism. The volume of the larger prism is 1,024 cubic feet. the volume of the smaller prism is what? thank you.
*December 14, 2008 by brianna*

**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*

**algebra**

sooo confusing... 6. (Ό + 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*

**calculus**

6. A trough is in the shape of a triangular prism. It is 5 feet long and its vertical cross sections are isosceles triangles with base 2 feet and height 3 feet. Water is being siphoned out of the trough at the rate of 2 cubic feet per minute. At any time t, let h be the depth ...
*December 4, 2011 by fareha*

**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**

what is the volume of a right rectangular prism has a square base with sides that are 4 meters in length. the height of the prism is 10 meters?
*July 3, 2013 by Anonymous*

**MATH**

The length of the house is 50 feet, the width is 30 feet, and from the ground to the gable (the height of the rectangle) is 10 feet. The height of the triangular prism on top is 6.5 feet.
*June 30, 2011 by Anonymous*

**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*

**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.*

**Math**

I know how to find the surface area of a rectangular prism but, I am not sure when given the coordinates of 4 feet by 6 feet by 8 feet which is which? For example: height, width, length? I don't know which way it goes? Thank You very much for any help you can give me.
*April 27, 2015 by Josh*

**geometry**

The area of a triangular garden can be no more than 120 feet square feet. The base of the triangle is 16 feet. What is the height of the triangle?
*August 31, 2011 by Samantha *

**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*

**Algebra**

Volume of a triangular prism:1000 cu ft Length of base: ?? Height of base: 2ft Height of prism:40ft
*March 31, 2012 by Jessie*

**math**

THE VOLUME OF A RECTANGULAR PRISM IS 140 CUBIC FT. THE LENGTH OF THE BASE IS 7FT AND THE WIDTH OF THE BASE IS 4FT. WHAT IS THE HEIGHT OF THE PRISM?
*March 20, 2012 by ely*

**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*

**algebra**

i still dont get how do you divide (3q cubed +q+6)/(q-2) help!=] i also need help in... the volume of a rectangular prism is 2x cubed + 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. im confused
*December 29, 2009 by michelle*

**math**

if a rectnagular prism has a height of h, the, width of the prism is six less than h and the length of the prism is one fourth of the length, find an equation for the volume of the rectangular prism in therms of h
*December 22, 2010 by joe*

**geometry**

FIND THE VOLUME OF A TRUANGULAR PRISM WITH A BASE OF 4 FT HEIGHT OF 18 FT . AND THE HEIGHT OF THE PRISM IS 22 FT . NOW CHANGE YOUR ANSER IN YARDS !
*April 12, 2010 by COURTNEY*

**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*

**Alg 1**

The length of a rectangular prism is four times the width. The height of the prism is 8 ft. If the volume of the prism is 160 ft^3, what is the width of the prism? Round to the nearest tenth of a foot. Please solve and explain. Thanks
*April 6, 2013 by Jane*

**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**

The height of a parallelogram is 10 feet more than its base. If the area of the parallelogram is 120 square feet, find its base and height.
*April 18, 2012 by Derek*

**7th grade**

VOLUME OF A TRIANGULAR PRISM WITH A BASE OF 4FT HEIGHT OF 18FT AND THE HEIGHT OF A PRISM IS 22 FT . THEN CHANGE YOUR ANSWER IN YARDS ! HELLPPP!
*April 12, 2010 by hillary*

**math**

2. Assume you working on the house pictured below. The length of the house is 50 feet, the width is 30 feet, and from the ground to the gable (the height of the rectangle) is 10 feet. The height of the triangular prism on top is 6.5 feet.
*September 20, 2013 by m*

**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**

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**

The volume of the rectangular prism is 280 cubic cm. Its base has the area of 40 sq. cm. What is the volume of the pyramid inside the prism???
*September 28, 2014 by Hana*

**geometry**

The volume of the rectangular prism is 280 cubic cm. Its base has the area of 40 sq. cm. What is the volume of the pyramid inside the prism?
*September 28, 2014 by Hana*

**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*

**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*

**math**

a sphere of radius 3m is circumscribed about a regular triangular prism. if the base edge of the prism is 2m, find the volume of the prism
*March 17, 2015 by ameen*

**altgeld**

the base of rectangular prism has a length of a m and a width of 4 m. if the volume is 64 cubic meters, what is the height of the prism?
*October 19, 2010 by lasean*

**Math**

Hi, so I am supposed to calculate the volum of my prism as if it were a prism. I know I'm supposed to to do Volum=1/3* area of the base* height. But I get confused can you please help me. These are the measurements of my prism. Length=5cm Width=17cm Height=22cm. Please help me...
*February 23, 2015 by Callie*

**Math **

Find the surface area for a square prism. The base is 14 in. The perimeter is 8 in. The height is 10 in. A.564 in^2 B. 664in^2 C. 1,120 in^2 D. 1,080 in^2 I need help figuring it out please. Thank you
*February 4, 2015 by Callie*

**Math**

I forget how to do these type of word problems. Assume you working on the house pictured below. The length of the house is 50 feet, the width is 30 feet, and from the ground to the gable (the height of the rectangle) is 10 feet. The height of the triangular prism on top is 6.5...
*September 26, 2012 by Alisa*

**geometry**

4. In order to properly design a heating system for a greenhouse, the volume of air in the building needs to be determined. Find the volume of air in the greenhouse below. The length of the building is 40 feet long, the width is 20 feet long, and it is 8 feet from the ground ...
*March 1, 2013 by Scott*

**geometry**

In order to properly design a heating system for a greenhouse, the volume of air in the building needs to be determined. Find the volume of air in the greenhouse below. The length of the building is 40 feet long, the width is 20 feet long, and it is 8 feet from the ground to ...
*September 24, 2014 by Asics*

**math**

the base of a rectangular prism is congruent to the base of a pyramid. the height of the pyramid is 3 times the height of the prism. which figure has a greater volume?explain.
*May 19, 2011 by charolette*

**math**

Jack has 222 lego cubes, each of side length 1. He puts them together to form a rectangular prism. If the perimeter of the base of the prism is 10, what is the height of the prism?
*May 27, 2013 by Mathslover*

**geometry honors**

if the volume of the pyramid is 64 feet cubed and the height is 16 feet what is the area of the base measured in square inches?
*February 9, 2011 by erin*

**math**

what are inverse operations,ratios and proportions what is the formula to find the area of a cone, rectangular prism ,triangular prism, cylinderpyramid square pyramid They all have the same formula: Volume= 1/3 areabase*height
*June 9, 2007 by ahmed*

**algebra**

john is preparing to paper the walls of his room, which has the shape of a rectangular prism. The width is 14 feet, the length is 13 feet, and the height is 8 feet. What is the total surface area of the walls of his room?
*May 7, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Geometry**

A paperweight in the shape of a triangular prism has a height of 3 inches. its volume is 18 cubic inches. what is the area of the triangular base of the prism?
*April 3, 2012 by Nataly *

**math**

Find the volume in cubic feet of the right rectangular prism measuring 3 1/2 by 8 feet by 2 3/8 feet
*July 20, 2012 by janet*

**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*

**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*

**Math**

Measurements: Length = 5 cm Width = 18 cm Height = 26 cm ____________________________________________ Calculate the surface area of the prism. Formula: Calculate the volume of the prism Formula: Calculate the volume of the prism as if it were a pyramid. Formula: P.S. I have ...
*February 25, 2013 by Jman*

**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**

find the surface area of a rectangular prism that is 3 1/2 feet by 4 1/4 feet by 6 feet
*May 22, 2012 by Anonymous*

**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**

two smaller prisms have heights 2' and 10'. If the volume of the smaller prism is 32 cubic feet, find the volume of the larger prism.
*June 4, 2011 by Bill*

**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**

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**

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*

**math**

the base of a rectangular prism is congruent to the base of a pyramid. The height of the pyramid is 3 times the height of the prism. Which figure has a greater volume? Explain. I'm terrible with these kind of word problems. If you could explain that would be great.
*May 18, 2011 by audrey*

**MATH**

the base of a rectangular prism is congruent to the base of a pyramid. The height of the pyramid is 3 times the height of the prism. Which figure has a greater volume? Explain. I'm terrible with these kind of word problems. If you could explain that would be great.
*May 18, 2011 by audrey*

**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**

Find the volume of a triangular prism with the following dimensions. Round to the nearest whole number. triangle base: 7 ft triangle height: 4 ft prism height:8.5 ft
*May 22, 2015 by Shawn*

**Math**

Find the volume of a triangular prism with the following dimensions. Round to the nearest whole number. triangle base: 7 ft triangle height: 4 ft prism height:8.5 ft
*May 22, 2015 by Shawn*

**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*

**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*

**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**

A rectangular prism has a high of 3 inches and a volume of 27 in³. the height of the prism is changed to 6 inches and the other dimension stay the same. what is the volume of the prism with this change?
*May 13, 2015 by Jackie*