## dietrich_harmon 2 years ago Consider the prism shown below. a.Draw a net for the prism and label all dimensions. b.Use the net to find the surface area of the prism

1. dietrich_harmon

2. skullpatrol

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3. dietrich_harmon

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4. skullpatrol

label all dimensions

5. dietrich_harmon

okay

6. dietrich_harmon

before i do that is it X

7. dietrich_harmon

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8. dietrich_harmon

6x10x8x6x17x8

9. skullpatrol

Looks good, now "b.Use the net to find the surface area of the prism"

10. dietrich_harmon

how do i do that again i forgot it

11. skullpatrol

Find the area of each part of the "net" using the formulas: area of a rectamgle = length*width and area of a triangle = 0.5b*h.

12. dietrich_harmon

like this 6x10x8x6x17x8

13. dietrich_harmon

456m2

14. skullpatrol

I get 626 square meters

15. dietrich_harmon

how?lol

16. dietrich_harmon

oh i understand what i'm doing wrong i have to times first then the answer i have to add it

17. skullpatrol

@dietrich_harmon Did you get the same answer as me?

18. dietrich_harmon

yup

19. skullpatrol

:-D

20. dietrich_harmon

thanks