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The prism shown below is sliced by a plane perpendicular to the base.
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The prism shown below is sliced by a plane perpendicular to the base.
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softballlover6655Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
What statement best describes the cross section obtained? It is a square of side length 10 cm. It is a rectangle of length 10 cm and width 7 cm. It is a square of side length 7 cm. It is a rectangle of length 7 cm and width 5 cm.
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SmoothMathBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
What do you think? What are the sidelengths of the cross section?
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agentx5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@Smoothmath feel free to use my diagram to explain if she has more questions
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dpaIncBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@agentx5 , nice drawing.... must have taken a while...:)
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SmoothMathBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
dw:1342812260492:dw
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SmoothMathBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
The 10 length along the bottom isn't really going to affect things. You can look at lengths which are parallel and the same length. The crosssection is 7x7
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softballlover6655Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
It is a square of side length 10 cm. It is a rectangle of length 10 cm and width 7 cm. It is a square of side length 7 cm. It is a rectangle of length 7 cm and width 5 cm.
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softballlover6655Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so its c right ?
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softballlover6655Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
woo thanks (:
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SmoothMathBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
The diagram doesn't actually indicate that the prism is perfectly bisected, so I wouldn't say you could label those as 5 and 5.
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agentx5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
That's a 50/50 split :) So yes, as you can see the butter you get on the knife from cutting the butter stick is a 7 by 7 square
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agentx5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
At smooth math, I said IF it was. Otherwise it's this: dw:1342813098005:dw
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