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Surface Area of Prisms

Surface Area of Prisms

Author: Seth Marx
Description:

To understand how to find surface area or prisms, and to understand the formula for surface area itself.

This packet explains prisms and how to find their respective surface areas. A new terms slideshow, a derivation of the formula slideshow, and a couple of videos with examples lay out the lesson of surface areas of prisms.

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Tutorial

New Terms

Here are some new terms for this lesson.

Surface Area Formula Derivation

This slideshow gives a visual of how we come to the surface area of a prism formula.

Surface Area

This video explains the concept of surface area and how to find the S.A. of prisms.

Answer

Here is a walkthrough of the answer from the problem given in the first video.