math
posted by Mathslover .
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?

Your numbers require dimensions. Inches? Centimeters? Meters?

22.2

meter

Perimeter=10, therefore sum of two sides =5.
Try sides 2 and 3, area=6, so height=222/6=37.
Height=37. 
thanks
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

math
The volume of a rectangular prism is 2x^3+5x^2+x2. The height of the prism is 2x1, and the length of the prism is x+2. Find the width of the prism. 
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 
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? 
Math
Malia puts together six 4by4by1 inch square layers with 1inch cubes, then stacks them up to form a rectangular prism. This prism rests on a wooden table, on its square base. All the 1inch cubes Malia used are white except one, … 
math
A right rectangular prism is packed with cubes of side length Fraction 1 over 6 inch. If the prism is packed with 12 cubes along the length, 3 cubes along the width, and 2 cubes along the height, what is the volume of the prism? 
Math
A right rectangular prism is packed with identical cubes. The dimensions of the prism are given in terms of the number of cubes needed to fill the prism. length is 16 cubes wide th is 9 cubes height is 23 cubes. The side length of … 
Math
A rectangular prism has a length of 20 in., a width of 2 in., and a height of 3 1/4 in. The prism is filled with cubes that have edge lengths of 1/4 in. How many cubes are needed to fill the rectangular prism? 
Math! Help Hurry!
A rectangular prism has a length of 8 in., a width of 4 in., and a height of 2 1/4 in. The prism is filled with cubes that have edge lengths of 1/4 in. How many cubes are needed to fill the rectangular prism? 
math
A rectangular prism has a base that measures 5 cm by 3cm and a height of 2cm. Cameron fills the prism with 1/2 centimeter cubes. 
Math
Cubes with edge length of 1/3 foot will be fit perfectly to form the right rectangular prism shown on the picture. Length 1 2/3, Width 1/1, and Height 2 1/3 1 cube = 1/3 ft 1) How many small cubes are needed to form the prism?