Surface Area/Volume Problem: did i do it correctly?
Please check to see if i did this right. Thanks a trillion!
A wooden shed in the shape os a rectangular prism with base length and width of 8' and 6' has a hieght of 10'. The shed is resting on the ground.
a)What is the surface area of the shed that can be painted?
SA=ph+2B (but you cant paint the part resting on the ground)
SA=348ft can be painted (is this squared? i dont think soo....)
b) How many boxes with a volume of 6ft^3 can be stored in the shed?
80 boxes with the volume of 6ft^3 can be stored in the shed