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Finding the Surface Area of a Cylinder

Finding the Surface Area of a Cylinder

Author: Graham Pardun

This lesson explains how to calculate the surface area of a given cylinder, relating it to perimeter, area, and circles.

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How to Derive a Formula for the Surface Area of a Cylinder

In this lesson, we'll figure out a formula for the surface area of a cylinder--using nothing but our knowledge of circles and cans of beans!