How Do You Find the Surface Area of a Rectangular Prism Using a Net?

How Do You Find the Surface Area of a Rectangular Prism Using a Net?

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Finding the surface area of a prism can be a little tricky, but a net can make the problem a little easier. Make your job easier and see how to use a net to find the surface area of a prism.

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surface

area

rectangular

prism

dimensions

net

three dimensional

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