HSC Together Year 11 Maths Standard: Surface Area of Right Prisms

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# Surface Area of Right Prisms

### How do you find the surface area of right prisms?

To find the surface area of right prisms in Prelim Standard Math, you need to follow a set of rules to get to the total.

1. Visualise the surface of the solid. You might find it helpful to draw the net of the solid.
2. Write a formula for the surface area, using the net as a guide.
3. Substitute the values into the formula for the surface area.
4. Use your calculator to find the surface area.
5. Write the answer to the specified level of accuracy.

### How to calculate the surface area of a right prism

The video below explains how to calculate the surface area of a

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