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gabbyalicorn
 one year ago
Which is true about the volume or surface area of these prisms?
A.
The surface area of A is greater than the surface area of B.
B.
The volume of B is greater than the volume of A.
C.
The surface area of B is greater than the surface area of A.
D.
The volume of A is greater than the volume of B.
Last one seems tricky
gabbyalicorn
 one year ago
Which is true about the volume or surface area of these prisms? A. The surface area of A is greater than the surface area of B. B. The volume of B is greater than the volume of A. C. The surface area of B is greater than the surface area of A. D. The volume of A is greater than the volume of B. Last one seems tricky

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Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2the area of the first prism is: A_1=2*(2*6+2*5+6*5)=...

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2more steps: A_1=2*(12+10+30)=...

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2whereas the area of prism B is: A_2=2*(5*3+5*4+3*4)=...

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2more steps: A_2=2*(15+20+12)=...

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2now the volue of prism A is: V_1=2*6*5=...

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2finally the volume of the prism B is_ V_2= 5*3*4=...

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2ok! so both prisms have the same volume

gabbyalicorn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh yeah, they do :3

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2so, what is the right option?

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2no, since both prisms have the same volume

gabbyalicorn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it doesnt give me an option to say they r the same ;;

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Hint: area of prism A is 104 whereas area of prism b is 94

gabbyalicorn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait but i thought they were both 60?

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2and 104 is greater than 94 that's right!

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2each volume is 60

gabbyalicorn
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0np :D Thank you for helping me!
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