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anonymous
 5 years ago
Please help I don't understand this at all..... on this would i do 82*pi/1:4, and 42*pi/1:8? The solid described is similar to a large solid with the given scale factor. Find the surface area and volume of a larger solid. A right prism with a surface area of 82 square feet and a volume of 42 cubic feet; scale factor 1:2: square
anonymous
 5 years ago
Please help I don't understand this at all..... on this would i do 82*pi/1:4, and 42*pi/1:8? The solid described is similar to a large solid with the given scale factor. Find the surface area and volume of a larger solid. A right prism with a surface area of 82 square feet and a volume of 42 cubic feet; scale factor 1:2: square

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes you have the right idea. But you dont need to multiply by pi if the are and volume are already given

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so how would i do 1:4

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if the smaller solid has area of 82 then multiply by 4, if 82 refers to the larger then divide by 4 to get the smaller solids area.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i am assuming the ratio is 1:2 for side length

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it just says the scale factor is 1:2

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok a prism with sides length twice as long will have 4X the area so we are ok

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0328, but i dont have to use pi?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no and for volume multiply by 8

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0we only need to use pi when calculating area/perimeter/volume of a circle
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