Author:
Christine Glieden

To be able to calculate the surface area of a prism by examining the faces or the area of its net.

To understand the formula for a prism and a cylinder and use this formula in examples

There are words and videos to how to find the surface area of a prism and a cylinder.

Picture: http://mrg.bz/CjDWpf, July 19th 2010

Larson, Ron; Boswell, Laurie; Stiff, Lee; "Geometry" 2001

Tutorial

This video explains how to get the formula for finding the surface area of a congruent prism.

How the equation for surface area works for cylinders.