geometry
posted by Michael .
How do find the lateral area of a triangular prism?

geometry 
drwls
A triangular prism has three rectangular sides and two triangular ends. Add their areas. I assume you know the formulas for the areas of rectangles and triangles.
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

Geometry
How do you go about finding the lateral area of a trianglar prism? 
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. 
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. 
geometry
Find the lateral area of a right triangular prism with an equilateralbase length of 5cm and height of 10cm. 
geometry
The height of an equilateral triangular prism increases by one unit. The new lateral area is more than the original by how much? 
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? 
geometry
Find the lateral area and volume of the right triangular prism. side lengths are 3,4,5 and height is 6.How do I find out the apothem? 
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 
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? 
math
for a triangular prism, the areas of the lateral faces are 18in^2, 26in^2 and 34in^2. if the area of the base is 16in^2, find the total area of the prism.