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anonymous
 5 years ago
it gives me a right triangular prism with the height of 24 a length of 48 a width of 17 and a hypotenuse of 29.9. Find the surface area.
anonymous
 5 years ago
it gives me a right triangular prism with the height of 24 a length of 48 a width of 17 and a hypotenuse of 29.9. Find the surface area.

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You know that your triangular prism has 5 faces. You need to calculate the area for each of these faces to get surface area. so you take and find the area of the two triangles (24)(17)(.5)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Since you have two faces that are the same triangle you can multiply it by 2

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then you use the equation (L)(W) to find the area of the other faces

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then you just add up all of these areas

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0does that make sense?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hold on let me draw it for you just to see what im looking at ok
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