 Practice with Surface Area & Nets Terms of Use    Contact Person: Donna Roberts  Directions: Read carefully. Actual measurements may have been rounded to the nearest tenth.

1.
Which of the following pictures shows a net that could be folded to create the cube shown at the right?
Choose:     2.
The dimensions of a right, rectangular prism are shown at the right. Find the surface area, in square units. Choose:
 111 156.9 201 207.6

3.
A right rectangular pyramid and its net are shown at the right. The lengths of the sides of the rectangular base are given, along with the slant height to each side.
Find the surface area of this pyramid in square units.

Choose:
 248.4 square units 345.2 square units 471.6 square units 570.4 square units  4.
A right, rectangular prism box needs to be covered in wrapping paper for mailing. The closed box measures 2 feet by 2 feet by 3 feet.
a) What is the surface area of the box that will need to be covered?
Choose:
 12 sq.ft. 32 sq.ft. 28 sq.ft. 40 sq.ft. b) A string needs to be placed around the box as shown. What is the minimum amount of string needed to make the two wraps as shown? Allow an additional 12 inches for tying the string.
Choose:
 20 ft. 6 in. 21 ft. 24 ft. 24 ft. 6 in.

5.
The drawing shows the dimensions of a mouse's slice of cheese. It is in the form of a right triangular prism. The mouse wants to wrap the cheese for his girlfriend. Find the least amount of wrapping needed to cover the cheese on all sides.
Choose:
 18 sq.in. 24 sq.in. 36 sq.in. 48 sq.in. 6.
A net for a right rectangular prism is shown at the right. The surface area of each face is given. In centimeters, what are the dimensions of this prism?

Choose:
 2, 4, 8 4, 6, 8 2, 4, 12 3, 4, 12 7.
Find the surface area, in square centimeters, of this right, square pyramid with a base side of 14 cm. The slant height of the lateral side is 10 cm.
Choose:
 196 260 476 756 8.
Angela got the puppy she wanted for her birthday. The puppy was carried home in an open box measuring 1 foot in length, by 1½ feet in width, by 1 foot in height. How many square feet of wrapping paper was needed to wrap the outside and the inside of the box for this special occasion?
Choose:
 4.5 sq. ft. 6.5 sq. ft. 13 sq. ft. 14 sq. ft. 9.
The net of a right, triangular prism is shown at the right.

Find the surface area of this prism, in square inches.

Choose:
 96 square inches 224 square inches 384 square inches 432 square inches 10.
Which of the cubes shown below can be formed by folding the net at the right?
Choose:    N E T  