 7.07 Surface area of rectangular prisms

Interactive practice questions

Consider the following cube with a side length equal to $6$6 cm. Find the total surface area. Easy
Approx a minute

Find the surface area of the cube shown.

Consider the following rectangular prism with length width and height equal to $12$12 m, $6$6 m and $4$4 m respectively.

Find the surface area of the prism.

Find the surface area of the following rectangular prism. All dimensions are in cm.

Outcomes

NY-7.G.3

Describe the two-dimensional shapes that result from slicing three-dimensional solids parallel or perpendicular to the base.

NY-7.G.6

Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving area of two-dimensional objects composed of triangles and trapezoids. Solve surface area problems involving right prisms and right pyramids composed of triangles and trapezoids. Find the volume of right triangular prisms, and solve volume problems involving three- dimensional objects composed of right rectangular prisms.