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- Using a net to find the surface area of a triangular prism

# Distinguishing between surface area and volume Online Quiz

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**Q 1 - A rectangular prism has a width of 6 cm, a height of 9 cm and a depth of 5 cm. What is the volume of the prism?**

### Answer : B

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Volume of rectangular prism = l × w × h cubic units

**Step 2:**

Volume of given prism = 6 × 9 × 5 = 270 cubic cm

**Q 2 - A rectangular prism has a width of 6 cm, a height of 10 cm and a depth of 7 cm. What is the surface area of the prism?**

### Answer : C

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Volume of rectangular prism = l w h cubic units

**Step 2:**

Volume of given prism = 6 × 10 × 7 = 420 cubic cm

**Q 3 - What is the surface area of a figure that is 5 inches wide, 6 inches tall and 4 inches long?**

### Answer : D

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Volume of rectangular prism = l w h cubic units

**Step 2:**

Volume of given prism = 5 × 6 × 4 = 120 cubic inches

**Q 4 - What is the volume of a figure that is 5 inches wide, 7 inches tall and 6 inches long?**

### Answer : A

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Volume of rectangular prism = l × w × h cubic units

**Step 2:**

Volume of given prism = 5 × 7 × 6 = 210 cubic inches

**Q 5 - A rectangular prism has a width of 6 cm, a height of 8 cm and a depth of 10 cm. What is the volume of the prism?**

### Answer : A

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Volume of rectangular prism = l × w × h cubic units

**Step 2:**

Volume of given prism = 6 × 8 × 10 = 480 cubic cm

**Q 6 - A cube has height of 9 cm. What is the surface area of the cube?**

### Answer : C

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Volume of cube = a × a × a cubic units

**Step 2:**

Volume of given cube = 9 × 9 × 9 = 729 cubic cm

**Q 7 - A rectangular prism has a width of 5 cm, a height of 7 cm and a depth of 4 cm. What is the surface area of the prism?**

### Answer : B

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Volume of rectangular prism = l × w × h cubic units

**Step 2:**

Volume of given prism = 5 × 7 × 4 = 140 cubic cm

**Q 8 - A cube has depth of 8 m. What is the volume of the cube?**

### Answer : D

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Volume of a cube = a × a × a cubic units

**Step 2:**

Volume of given cube = 8 × 8 × 8 = 512 cubic m

**Q 9 - A cube has height of 6 mm. What is the volume of the cube?**

### Answer : A

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Volume of cube = a × a × a cubic units

**Step 2:**

Volume of given cube = 6 × 6 × 6 = 216 cubic mm

**Q 10 - What is the surface area of a figure that is 8 inches wide, 9 inches tall and 5 inches long?**

### Answer : C

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Volume of rectangular prism = l × w × h cubic units

**Step 2:**

Volume of given prism = 8 × 9 × 5 = 270 cubic inches