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anonymous
 one year ago
A candy bar box is in the shape of a triangular prism. The volume of the box is 3,240 cubic centimeters.
anonymous
 one year ago
A candy bar box is in the shape of a triangular prism. The volume of the box is 3,240 cubic centimeters.

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Part A: What is the height of the box? Show your work. (5 points) Part B: What is the approximate amount of cardboard used to make this candy box? Explain how you got your answer.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@dumbcow @Astrophysics

misssunshinexxoxo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'd say follow the formula. @jim_thompson5910

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Do you know how to find the volume of a prism?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\(\large V_{prism} = Bh\) where B = area of the base h = height of the prism

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The volume of the prism is the area of the base of the prism, a triangle, multiplied by the height of the prism.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok so what would my answer be for both questions? @mathstudent55

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I don't know. I only know the answer after I work it out.

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1We can find the area of the base of the prism. We also know the volume of the prism, so we can find the height of the prism. \(V = Bh\) \(3240~cm^3 = \dfrac{24~cm \times 15~cm}{2} \times h \) Solve for h.
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