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123F
 4 years ago
What is the volume of this composite solid?
A)588in3
B)784in3
C)915in3
D)980in3
123F
 4 years ago
What is the volume of this composite solid? A)588in3 B)784in3 C)915in3 D)980in3

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dpflan
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2looks like this is made up of 3 objects: 2 cubes and a triangular prism

dpflan
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2you have all the dimensions, so you just need to find the volume of each object and sum them

dpflan
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2volume is \[length * width * height\]

dpflan
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2for instance, with the first rectangular prism on the left, 8in by 7in by 7in

dpflan
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2volume is the product of those 3 values, and the same for the other rectangular prism, now with the triangular prism just remember that \[A=\frac{1}{2}*base*height\]

dpflan
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2so you then multiply A by the 3rd dimension

123F
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so, length∗width∗height A=1\2∗base∗height

dpflan
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2and because you are multiplying values with "inches" as the units, the volume is in inches cubed, \[in^3\]

dpflan
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2no problem, if you need to check your answer I'm around

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 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hey moderator my computer say its forbidden to get on here why is that

123F
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what do i use for the triangular prism?

dpflan
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2looking at the picture, it looks as though the length of the left side the triangle is equal to 8 and the length of the other side is equal to 7....

123F
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.17*7*8 = 392 7*7*8 = 392 8*7/2=28 so 392+392+28=812in3

_Bugzbunny_
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but 812 is not in the decisions
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