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Faman39
 4 years ago
You are making poster board boundary markers in the shape of square pyramids for a relay race. If you are including a 12 inch square as the bottom and you want the slant height to be 14 inches, how much poster board do you need?
252 in2
420 in2
480 in2
532 in2
Faman39
 4 years ago
You are making poster board boundary markers in the shape of square pyramids for a relay race. If you are including a 12 inch square as the bottom and you want the slant height to be 14 inches, how much poster board do you need? 252 in2 420 in2 480 in2 532 in2

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Faman39
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@UnkleRhaukus can you able to help me ?

UnkleRhaukus
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2dw:1352387741795:dw

Faman39
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I still cant get this, can you able go in bit detail ?

UnkleRhaukus
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2can you see how i flattened all the surfaces a plane?

UnkleRhaukus
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2you have a square , and four big triangles,

UnkleRhaukus
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2the area of a square is the side length squared the area of a triangle is half of the base times the height

Faman39
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Are we gonna....multiply 14 and 12?

Faman39
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i am sorry i am totally talking wrong

UnkleRhaukus
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2yes the base of the triangles is 12 and they have a height of 14 , the area of each tringle is half these multiplied together

Faman39
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I do not know, probably i m doing wrong i know :(

UnkleRhaukus
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2what did you get for the area of the square? and what did you get fo the area of each triangle ?

Faman39
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i multiply 14 with 12 :(

UnkleRhaukus
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2the area of a triangle is HALF of the base times the height

UnkleRhaukus
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2right so , one triangle is 84 in^2 what is the area of the square

UnkleRhaukus
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2the area of a square is the side length squared \[12^2=\]

UnkleRhaukus
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2\[12^2=12\times12=\]

UnkleRhaukus
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2the total area is made up of 4 triangles and one square ,

Faman39
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So we divide 4 with 144 ?

UnkleRhaukus
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2add the area of the square to four times the area of the triangle

Faman39
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Still not getting any correct point

Faman39
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i am so sorry, i m horrible that i m getting wrong answer

UnkleRhaukus
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2\[A_{\text{square}}=12 [\text{in}]\times12 [\text{in}]=144 [\text{in}]^2\] \[A_{\text{triangle}}=\frac{14 [\text{in}]\times12 [\text{in}]}2=84 [\text{in}]^2\] \[SA_{\text{square pyramid}}=A_{\text{square}}\quad+\quad4\times A_{\text{triangle}}\]

Faman39
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you so so much @UnkleRhaukus, your so awesome and genius!!!!!

Faman39
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thanks alot! And i m sorry for troubling :(

Faman39
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i know, i m totally pain, cuz i barely understand thing

UnkleRhaukus
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2i hope it makes some sense now, can you tell me how much poster board do you need?

UnkleRhaukus
 4 years ago
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Faman39
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you so much @UnkleRhaukus !!! your too great!!!!!!
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