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A pentagonal right prism has height 10 inches. Its base edges are 4, 6, 7, 8, and 10 inches. Find the prisms lateral area.

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  1. anonymous
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    350 in^2

  2. anonymous
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    add all the edges and multiply it by the height? That is what I did...

  3. anonymous
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    you get the same?

  4. anonymous
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    y formula did u apply?

  5. anonymous
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    LA = ph perimeter(height)

  6. anonymous
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    correct :)

  7. anonymous
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    4 + 6 + 7 + 8 + 10 = 35 35(10) = 350

  8. anonymous
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    great thanks

  9. anonymous
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    u wanna ask more?

  10. anonymous
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    there are other problems I posted... yes please... will you look

  11. anonymous
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    before this one or after?

  12. anonymous
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    further down.. look for find the surface area of a right prism....

  13. anonymous
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    ok let me check

  14. anonymous
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    u move to that prob, i'll follow u

  15. amistre64
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    this penta prism right?

  16. anonymous
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    yes

  17. amistre64
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    so lateral area means sides and not top or bottom

  18. anonymous
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    oh wait find the volume.... I messed up

  19. amistre64
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    h=10 b = 4, 6, 7, 8, 10 ......... which is it dear?

  20. anonymous
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    its not volume... forgive me.... we are right lateral area LOL

  21. anonymous
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    uggh

  22. amistre64
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    so all we do is add all the (bh) together to determine lateral area

  23. amistre64
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    10(4+ 6+ 7+ 8+ 10) 10(35) = 350

  24. anonymous
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    right then multiply it by height

  25. anonymous
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    good beans !!! Thats what I got!

  26. amistre64
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    10(4) + 10(6) + 10(....) 10(b1+b2+b3+b4+b5)

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