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Turner
 3 years ago
The tent shown below is on display at a toy store.
What is the total surface area of the tent in square feet? Assume no material is used on the bottom of the tent.
264
216
192
228
Turner
 3 years ago
The tent shown below is on display at a toy store. What is the total surface area of the tent in square feet? Assume no material is used on the bottom of the tent. 264 216 192 228

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Turner
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I havent even attached the picture yet. How would yo know?

Turner
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I keep getting two answers that aren't on there. 212 and 232

Turner
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0could you please explain how you got that?

lstrasmann
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3oh... well just find the area of all the surfaces on the house. and add them up.

lstrasmann
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3er.. i mean tent, not house.

Turner
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah but i got this: (40*2) + (32+2) + (20*2) + (24*2) = 232

lstrasmann
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3for the second one, you mean 32 * 2 right?

Turner
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh yes sorry i pressed the wrong button.

Turner
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0both sides of the roof would be 40 + 40 both sides of the tent would be 32 + 32 front and back would be 24 + 24 and both triangular parts would be 20 + 20 what am i doing wrong?

lstrasmann
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Here is what I did:\[(40 * 2) + (32 * 2) + (8*6) + (24 * 2) + (4*6) = 264\]

lstrasmann
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3first one is roof, second one is the sides, third one is the bottom or floor, fourth is the front and back, and the last one is the triangular roof support things.

Turner
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but the triangle is 4*5 right?

lstrasmann
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3no, 4 * 6. the front of the tent is 6 feet long.

lstrasmann
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3wait a second.... it says you don't include the floor.

lstrasmann
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3That means it's 216.

Turner
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0OMG duhhhhh. wow. I feel so dumb. how did i not see that! And they mean dont count the part you would sleep on (like don't do 6*8)

Turner
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay thank you so much!!!

lstrasmann
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3oh.. i thought it was a circus tent or something.. (that has nothing to do with the answer though.) and you're welcome.

Turner
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0haha i thought it would be a sleeping tent.. thanks!!!
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