Got Homework?
Connect with other students for help. It's a free community.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
jlovexx
Group Title
Raynor has two closed rectangular prism recycling bins. The dimensions of the second recycle bin are onethird of the dimensions of the first recycle bin. Which statement is true about the surface area of the second recycle bin?
Answer
It is onehalf of the surface area of the first recycle bin.
It is onethird of the surface area of the first recycle bin.
It is oneninth of the surface area of the first recycle bin.
It is oneeighteenth of the surface area of the first recycle bin.
 2 years ago
 2 years ago
jlovexx Group Title
Raynor has two closed rectangular prism recycling bins. The dimensions of the second recycle bin are onethird of the dimensions of the first recycle bin. Which statement is true about the surface area of the second recycle bin? Answer It is onehalf of the surface area of the first recycle bin. It is onethird of the surface area of the first recycle bin. It is oneninth of the surface area of the first recycle bin. It is oneeighteenth of the surface area of the first recycle bin.
 2 years ago
 2 years ago

This Question is Closed

jabberwock Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
When you take 1/3 of the dimensions, the surface area will be \[(\frac{1}{3})^2\] of the original area. This is because you have two dimensions. For a volume, the relationship would be cubed. 1/9 is your answer.
 2 years ago

AlexPR787 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
s the answer would be?
 one year ago
See more questions >>>
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.