BuyFind*arrow_forward*

6th Edition

Daniel C. Alexander + 1 other

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781285195698

Chapter 9.CT, Problem 5CT

Textbook Problem

For the regular square pyramid shown, find the length of the slant height. ____________

Elementary Geometry for College Students

Show all chapter solutions

Ch. 9.1 - Consider the solid shown. a Does it appear to be a...Ch. 9.1 - Consider the solid shown. a Does it appear to be a...Ch. 9.1 - Consider the hexagonal prism shown in Exercise 1....Ch. 9.1 - Consider the triangular prism shown in Exercise 2....Ch. 9.1 - If each edge of the hexagonal prism in Exercise 1...Ch. 9.1 - If each edge of the triangular prism in Exercise...Ch. 9.1 - Suppose that each of the bases of the hexagonal...Ch. 9.1 - Suppose that each of the bases of the triangular...Ch. 9.1 - Suppose that each of bases of the hexagonal prism...Ch. 9.1 - Suppose that each of the bases of the triangular...

Ch. 9.1 - A solid is an octagonal prism. a How many vertices...Ch. 9.1 - A solid is a pentagonal prism. a How many vertices...Ch. 9.1 - Generalize the results found in Exercise 11 and 12...Ch. 9.1 - In the accompanying regular pentagonal prism,...Ch. 9.1 - In the regular pentagonal prism shown above,...Ch. 9.1 - For the right triangular prism, suppose that the...Ch. 9.1 - For the right triangular prism found in Exercise...Ch. 9.1 - Given that 100 cm =1 m, find the number of cubic...Ch. 9.1 - Given that 12 in. =1 ft, find the number of cubic...Ch. 9.1 - Find the volume and the surface area of a closed...Ch. 9.1 - Find the volume and the surface area of a closed...Ch. 9.1 - A cereal box measures 2 in. by 8 in. by 10 in....Ch. 9.1 - The measures of the sides of the square base of a...Ch. 9.1 - For a given box, the height measures 4 m. If the...Ch. 9.1 - For the box shown, the total area is 94 cm2....Ch. 9.1 - If the volume of the box is 252 in3, find the...Ch. 9.1 - The box with dimensions indicated is to be...Ch. 9.1 - A hollow steel door is 32 in. wide by 80 in. tall...Ch. 9.1 - A storage shed is in the shape of a pentagonal...Ch. 9.1 - A storage shed is in the shape of a trapezoidal...Ch. 9.1 - A cube is a right square prism in which all edges...Ch. 9.1 - Use the formulas and drawing in Exercise 31 to...Ch. 9.1 - When the length of each edge of a cube is...Ch. 9.1 - The numerical value of the volume of a cube equals...Ch. 9.1 - The sum of the lengths of all edges of a cube is...Ch. 9.1 - A concrete pad 4 in. thick is to have a length of...Ch. 9.1 - Zaidah plans a raised flower bed 2 ft high by 12...Ch. 9.1 - In excavating for a new house, a contractor digs a...Ch. 9.1 - Kristine creates an open box by cutting congruent...Ch. 9.1 - As in Exercise 39, find the volume of the box if...Ch. 9.1 - Kiannas aquarium is box-shaped with dimensions of...Ch. 9.1 - The gasoline tank on an automobile is box-shaped...Ch. 9.1 - For Exercise 43 to 45, consider the oblique...Ch. 9.1 - For Exercise 43 to 45, consider the oblique...Ch. 9.1 - For Exercise 43 to 45, consider the oblique...Ch. 9.1 - It can be shown that the length of a diagonal of a...Ch. 9.1 - A diagonal of a cube joins two vertices so that...Ch. 9.2 - In Exercises 1 to 4, name the solid that is shown....Ch. 9.2 - In Exercises 1 to 4, name the solid that is shown....Ch. 9.2 - In Exercises 1 to 4, name the solid that is shown....Ch. 9.2 - In Exercises 1 to 4, name the solid that is shown....Ch. 9.2 - In the solid shown, base ABCD is a square. a Is...Ch. 9.2 - In the solid on page 406, the base is a regular...Ch. 9.2 - Consider the square pyramid in Exercise 5. a How...Ch. 9.2 - Consider the hexagonal pyramid in Exercise 6. a...Ch. 9.2 - Suppose that the lateral faces of the pyramid in...Ch. 9.2 - Suppose that the base of the hexagonal pyramid in...Ch. 9.2 - Suppose that the base of the square pyramid in...Ch. 9.2 - Suppose that the base of the hexagonal pyramid in...Ch. 9.2 - Assume that the number of sides in the base of a...Ch. 9.2 - Refer to the prisms of Exercises 1 and 2. Which of...Ch. 9.2 - Refer to the pyramids of Exercises 3 and 4. Which...Ch. 9.2 - Refer to the prisms of Exercises 1 and 2. Which of...Ch. 9.2 - Refer to the pyramids of Exercises 3 and 4. Which...Ch. 9.2 - Consider any regular pyramid. Indicate which line...Ch. 9.2 - Consider any regular pyramid. Indicate which line...Ch. 9.2 - In Exercises 20 and 21, use Theorem 9.2.1 in which...Ch. 9.2 - In Exercises 20 and 21, use Theorem 9.2.1 in which...Ch. 9.2 - In a regular pentagonal pyramid, each lateral edge...Ch. 9.2 - In a regular pentagonal pyramid, each base edge...Ch. 9.2 - For the regular square pyramid shown, suppose that...Ch. 9.2 - For the regular square pyramid shown in Exercise...Ch. 9.2 - The figure below is a regular hexagonal pyramid. a...Ch. 9.2 - For a regular square pyramid, suppose that the...Ch. 9.2 - For a regular square pyramid, the slant height of...Ch. 9.2 - A church steeple in the shape of a regular square...Ch. 9.2 - Before the shingles of the steeple see Exercise 29...Ch. 9.2 - A teepee is constructed by using 12 poles. The...Ch. 9.2 - For its occupants to be protected from the...Ch. 9.2 - The street departments storage building, which is...Ch. 9.2 - The foyer planned as an addition to an existing...Ch. 9.2 - The exhaust chute on a wood chipper has a shape...Ch. 9.2 - A popcorn container at a movie theatre has the...Ch. 9.2 - A regular tetrahedron is a regular triangular...Ch. 9.2 - Each edge of a regular tetrahedron see Exercise 37...Ch. 9.2 - Exercise 39 and 40 are based upon the uniqueness...Ch. 9.2 - Exercise 39 and 40 are based upon the uniqueness...Ch. 9.2 - Consider the accompanying figure. When the four...Ch. 9.2 - Find the volume of the regular square pyramid that...Ch. 9.2 - Where e1 and e2 are the lengths of two...Ch. 9.2 - Use the information from Exercise 43 to find the...Ch. 9.2 - A hexagonal pyramid not regular with base ABCDEF...Ch. 9.3 - Does a right circular cylinder such as an aluminum...Ch. 9.3 - Does a right circular cone such as a wizards cap...Ch. 9.3 - For the right circular cylinder shown on page 471,...Ch. 9.3 - For the right circular cylinder shown on page 417,...Ch. 9.3 - For the right circular cylinder, suppose that r=5...Ch. 9.3 - Suppose that r=12 cm and h=15 cm in the right...Ch. 9.3 - The tin can shown at the right has the indicated...Ch. 9.3 - What is the volume of the tin can? If it contains...Ch. 9.3 - If the exact volume of a right circular cylinder...Ch. 9.3 - Suppose that the volume of an aluminum can is to...Ch. 9.3 - For an aluminum can, the lateral surface area is...Ch. 9.3 - Find the height of a storage tank in the shape of...Ch. 9.3 - Find the volume of the oblique circular cylinder....Ch. 9.3 - A cylindrical orange juice container has metal...Ch. 9.3 - In Exercises 15 to 20, use that fact that r2+h2=l2...Ch. 9.3 - In Exercises 15 to 20, use that fact that r2+h2=l2...Ch. 9.3 - In Exercises 15 to 20, use that fact that r2+h2=l2...Ch. 9.3 - In Exercises 15 to 20, use that fact that r2+h2=l2...Ch. 9.3 - In Exercises 15 to 20, use that fact that r2+h2=l2...Ch. 9.3 - In Exercises 15 to 20, use that fact that r2+h2=l2...Ch. 9.3 - The oblique circular cone has an altitude and a...Ch. 9.3 - For the accompanying right circular cone, h=6 m...Ch. 9.3 - For the right circular cone shown in Exercise 22,...Ch. 9.3 - Rukia discovers that the teepee with a circular...Ch. 9.3 - A rectangle has dimensions of 6 in. by 3 in. Find...Ch. 9.3 - A rectangle has dimensions of 6in. by 3 in. Find...Ch. 9.3 - A triangle has sides that measure 15 cm, 20 cm,...Ch. 9.3 - A triangle has sides that measure 15 cm, 20 cm,...Ch. 9.3 - A triangle has sides that measure 15 cm, 20 cm,...Ch. 9.3 - Where r is the length of the radius of a sphere,...Ch. 9.3 - If a right circular cone has a circular base with...Ch. 9.3 - A right circular cone has a slant height of 12 ft...Ch. 9.3 - A solid is formed by cutting a conical section...Ch. 9.3 - In Exercises 34 and 35, give a paragraph proof for...Ch. 9.3 - In Exercises 34 and 35, give a paragraph proof for...Ch. 9.3 - For a right circular cone, the slant height has a...Ch. 9.3 - For a right circular cone, the ratio of the slant...Ch. 9.3 - If the length of the radius and the height of a...Ch. 9.3 - For the two similar cylinders in Exercise 38, what...Ch. 9.3 - For a right circular cone, the dimensions are r=6...Ch. 9.3 - A cylindrical storage tank has a depth of 5 ft and...Ch. 9.3 - If the tank in Exercises 41 needs to be painted...Ch. 9.3 - A frustum of a cone is the portion of the cone...Ch. 9.3 - In Exercises 44 and 45, use the formula from...Ch. 9.3 - In Exercises 44 and 45, use the formula from...Ch. 9.3 - An oil refinery has storage tanks in the shape of...Ch. 9.3 - A farmer has a fuel tank in the shape of a right...Ch. 9.3 - When radii OA and OB are placed so that they...Ch. 9.3 - A lawn roller in the shape of a right circular...Ch. 9.4 - Which of these two polyhedrons is concave? Note...Ch. 9.4 - For Figure a of Exercise 1, find the number of...Ch. 9.4 - For figure b of Exercise 1, find the number of...Ch. 9.4 - For a regular tetrahedron, find the number of...Ch. 9.4 - For a regular hexahedron, find the number of...Ch. 9.4 - A regular polyhedron has 12 edges and 8 vertices....Ch. 9.4 - A regular polyhedron has 12 edges and 6 vertices....Ch. 9.4 - A polyhedron not regular has 10 vertices and 7...Ch. 9.4 - A polyhedron not regular has 14 vertices and 21...Ch. 9.4 - In Exercises 10 to 12, the probability is the...Ch. 9.4 - In Exercises 10 to 12, the probability is the...Ch. 9.4 - In Exercises 10 to 12, the probability is the...Ch. 9.4 - In sphere O, the length of radius OP- is 6 in....Ch. 9.4 - Find the approximate surface area and volume of...Ch. 9.4 - Find the total area surface area of a regular...Ch. 9.4 - Find the total area surface area of a regular...Ch. 9.4 - Find the total area surface area of a regular...Ch. 9.4 - Find the total area surface area of a regular...Ch. 9.4 - The total area surface area of a regular...Ch. 9.4 - The total area surface area of a regular...Ch. 9.4 - Find the approximate volume of a sphere with...Ch. 9.4 - Find the approximate volume of a sphere with...Ch. 9.4 - The surface of a soccer ball is composed of 12...Ch. 9.4 - A calendar is determined by using each of the 12...Ch. 9.4 - A sphere is inscribed within a right circular...Ch. 9.4 - In calculus, it can be shown that the largest...Ch. 9.4 - Given that a regular polyhedron of n faces is...Ch. 9.4 - A right circular cone is inscribed in a sphere. If...Ch. 9.4 - A sphere is inscribed in a right circular cone...Ch. 9.4 - In Exercises 31 and 32, use the calculator value...Ch. 9.4 - In Exercises 31 and 32, use the calculator value...Ch. 9.4 - A sphere has a volume equal to 997in3. Determine...Ch. 9.4 - A sphere has a surface area equal to 154in2....Ch. 9.4 - The spherical storage tank described in Example 5...Ch. 9.4 - An observatory has the shape of a right circular...Ch. 9.4 - A leather soccer ball has an inside diameter...Ch. 9.4 - An ice cream cone is filled with ice cream as...Ch. 9.4 - For Exercises 39 to 44, make drawings as needed....Ch. 9.4 - For Exercises 39 to 44, make drawings as needed....Ch. 9.4 - For Exercises 39 to 44, make drawings as needed....Ch. 9.4 - For Exercises 39 to 44, make drawings as needed....Ch. 9.4 - For Exercises 39 to 44, make drawings as needed....Ch. 9.4 - For Exercises 39 to 44, make drawings as needed....Ch. 9.4 - Suppose that a semicircular region with a vertical...Ch. 9.4 - Suppose that a semicircular region with vertical...Ch. 9.4 - Sketch the torus that results when the given...Ch. 9.4 - Sketch the solid that results when the given...Ch. 9.4 - Explain how the following formula used in Example...Ch. 9.4 - Derive a formula for the total surface area of the...Ch. 9.CR - Each side of the base of a right octagonal prism...Ch. 9.CR - The base of a right prism is a triangle whose...Ch. 9.CR - The height of a square box is 2 in. more than...Ch. 9.CR - The base of a right prism is a rectangle whose...Ch. 9.CR - The base of a right prism is a triangle whose...Ch. 9.CR - The base of a right prism is a regular hexagon...Ch. 9.CR - A regular square pyramid has a base whose sides...Ch. 9.CR - A regular hexagonal pyramid has a base whose sides...Ch. 9.CR - The radius of the base of a right circular cone...Ch. 9.CR - The diameter of the base of a right circular cone...Ch. 9.CR - The slant height of a regular square pyramid...Ch. 9.CR - The base of a regular pyramid is an equilateral...Ch. 9.CR - The radius length of the base of a right circular...Ch. 9.CR - a For the through in the shape of half-cylinder,...Ch. 9.CR - The slant height of a right circular cone is 12...Ch. 9.CR - The volume of the right circular cone is 96 in. If...Ch. 9.CR - Find the surface area of a sphere if the radius...Ch. 9.CR - Find the volume of a sphere if the diameter has...Ch. 9.CR - The solid shown consists of a hemisphere half of a...Ch. 9.CR - If the radius length of one sphere is three times...Ch. 9.CR - Find the volume of the solid of revolution that...Ch. 9.CR - Find the exact volume of the solid of revolution...Ch. 9.CR - Find the exact volume of the solid of revolution...Ch. 9.CR - A plastic pipe is 3 ft long and has an inside...Ch. 9.CR - A sphere with a diameter length of 14 in. is...Ch. 9.CR - a An octahedron has _________________ faces that...Ch. 9.CR - A drug manufacturing company wants to manufacture...Ch. 9.CR - For each of the following solids, verify Eulers...Ch. 9.CR - Find the volume of cement used in the block shows.Ch. 9.CR - Given a die in the shape of a regular octahedron,...Ch. 9.CR - Find the total surface area of a a regular...Ch. 9.CR - Three spheres are externally tangent to each other...Ch. 9.CT - For the regular pentagonal prism shown below, find...Ch. 9.CT - For the regular pentagonal base, each edge...Ch. 9.CT - For the regular square pyramid shown, find the...Ch. 9.CT - For the regular square pyramid shown above, find a...Ch. 9.CT - For the regular square pyramid shown, find the...Ch. 9.CT - Find the height of the regular square pyramid...Ch. 9.CT - Find the volume of the regular square pyramid...Ch. 9.CT - Determine whether the statement is true or false....Ch. 9.CT - Determine whether the statement is true or false....Ch. 9.CT - Recall Eulers equations, V+F=E+2. For a certain...Ch. 9.CT - Find the slant height of the right circular cone...Ch. 9.CT - For the right circular cylinder shown, r=4 cm and...Ch. 9.CT - The exact volume of a right circular cone not...Ch. 9.CT - Assume that a die used for gaming is in the shape...Ch. 9.CT - A spherical storage tank filled with water has a...Ch. 9.CT - A pump moves water at a rate of 8ft3 per minute....

Find more solutions based on key concepts

Show solutions A frustum of a cone is the portion of the cone bounded between the circular base and a plane parallel to the ba...

Elementary Geometry For College Students, 7e

Finding an Equation of a Tangent Line In Exercises 41-48, find an equation of the tangent line to the graph of ...

Calculus: An Applied Approach (MindTap Course List)

In Exercises 3148, (a) factor the given expression, and (b) set the expression equal to zero and solve for the ...

Finite Mathematics

Gender differences in dream content are well documented (see Winget Kramer, 1979). Suppose a researcher studie...

Essentials of Statistics for The Behavioral Sciences (MindTap Course List)

Projectile Motion An astronaut standing on the moon throws a rock upward. The height of the rock is s=2710t227t...

Calculus: Early Transcendental Functions (MindTap Course List)

Particle Motion In Exercises 93-98, the velocity function, in feet per second, is given for a particle moving a...

Calculus: Early Transcendental Functions

In Exercises 6568, determine whether the statement is true or false. If it is true, explain why it is true. If ...

Finite Mathematics for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences

For Problems 33-42, list the elements of each set. For example, the elements of x|x is a natural number less th...

Intermediate Algebra

A vertical plate is submerged or partially submerged in water and has the indicated shape. Explain how to appro...

Calculus (MindTap Course List)

The following sample was obtained from a population with unknown parameters. Scores: 13, 7, 6, 12, 0, 4 a. Comp...

Statistics for The Behavioral Sciences (MindTap Course List)

Solving Inequalities Solve the inequality. 80. 3 log2 x 4

Precalculus: Mathematics for Calculus (Standalone Book)

Convert each expression in Exercises 25-50 into its technology formula equivalent as in the table in the text. ...

Finite Mathematics and Applied Calculus (MindTap Course List)

SOC A researcher has gathered information from a random sample of 178 households. For each of the following var...

Essentials Of Statistics

Find the differential of the function. 30. L=xzey2z2

Multivariable Calculus

Determine whether the sequence converges or diverges. If it converges, find the limit. 49. an = ln(2n2 + 1) ln...

Single Variable Calculus: Early Transcendentals

Use a graphing device and the result of Exercise 31 (a) to draw the triangle with vertices A(1, 1 ), B(4, 2), a...

Calculus: Early Transcendentals

Statistical Literacy You are conducting a study of students doing work-study jobs on your campus. Among the que...

Understanding Basic Statistics

46. Let be a set of elements containing the unity, that satisfy all of the conditions in
Definition a,...

Elements Of Modern Algebra

Write 318,180 in scientific notation.

Elementary Technical Mathematics

True or False? In Exercises 99-102, determine whether the statement is true or false. If it is false, explain w...

Calculus of a Single Variable

Divide the following numbers. Round to hundredths when necessary.
34.

Contemporary Mathematics for Business & Consumers

In Exercises 6372, evaluate the expression. 69. | 1| + 2

Applied Calculus for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences: A Brief Approach

In Exercises 4 to 10, state the cardinality of each set. The set R of real numbers

Mathematical Excursions (MindTap Course List)

If F(x) = f(g(x)), where f(2) = 8, f(2) = 4, f(5) = 3, g(5) = 2, and g(5) = 6, find F(5).

Single Variable Calculus: Early Transcendentals, Volume I

Eighteen individuals are scheduled to take a driving test at a particular DMV office on a certain day, eight of...

Probability and Statistics for Engineering and the Sciences

[Type here]
In Problems 15-20, find the inverse matrix for each matrix that has an inverse.
17.
[Type here]

Mathematical Applications for the Management, Life, and Social Sciences

Use transformations to sketch the graph of the function. 12. y=2x

Single Variable Calculus

Find exact values for each of the following, if possible. cot60

Trigonometry (MindTap Course List)

True or False:
By the Integral Test, converges.

Study Guide for Stewart's Single Variable Calculus: Early Transcendentals, 8th

converges to:
2
the series diverges

Study Guide for Stewart's Multivariable Calculus, 8th

Three different brands of automobile batteries, each one having a 42-month warranty, were included in a study o...

Introduction To Statistics And Data Analysis

Parametric Equations What information does a set of parametric equations provide that is lacking in a rectangul...

Calculus (MindTap Course List)

Will improving customer service result in higher stock prices for the companies providing the better service? W...

Statistics for Business & Economics, Revised (MindTap Course List)

In Exercises 1-20, construct a truth table for the symbolic expressions. (rp)(qp)

Mathematics: A Practical Odyssey

Express each value as a percent. 23. 320

Mathematics For Machine Technology

The Los Angeles times regularly reports the air quality index for various areas of Southern California. A sampl...

STATISTICS F/BUSINESS+ECONOMICS-TEXT

Find all asymptotes of the graph of each rational function. Do not graph the function. f(x)=x25x14x3

College Algebra (MindTap Course List)

Describe the process of convenience sampling, recognize examples of this technique in research reports, and exp...

Research Methods for the Behavioral Sciences (MindTap Course List)

Using First Partial Derivatives In Exercises 107 and 108. determine whether there exists a function f ( x, y ) ...

Multivariable Calculus

Define the term sampling error. Be sure to include the terms statistic and parameter in your definition.

Research Methods for the Behavioral Sciences (MindTap Course List)

Finding Maxima and Minima In Exercises S-5 through S-23, find all maxima and minima as instructed. You should f...

Functions and Change: A Modeling Approach to College Algebra (MindTap Course List)

If m,n, a, b, and d are integers, d>0, and m mod d=a and n mod d=b, is (mn) mod d=ab? Is (mn) d=ab mod d? Prove...

Discrete Mathematics With Applications

24. Initial public offerings (IPOs) of stocks are on average underpriced. The standard deviation measures the d...

Essentials Of Statistics For Business & Economics

In Problems 1 and 2, y = 1/(1 + c1ex) is a one-parameter family of solutions of the first-order DE y = y y2. F...

A First Course in Differential Equations with Modeling Applications (MindTap Course List)

South Shore Construction builds permanent docks and seawalls along the southern shore of Long Island, New York....

Modern Business Statistics with Microsoft Office Excel (with XLSTAT Education Edition Printed Access Card) (MindTap Course List)