Lateral Area of a Prism
Pronunciation: /ˈlæt.ər.əl ˈæɹ.i.ə ʌv ɑː ˈpɹɪz.əm/ Explain
The lateral area of a prism is the area of
the sides of the
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The lateral area of a prism is the surface area of the sides, excluding the base.
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- McAdams, David E.. All Math Words Dictionary, lateral area. 2nd Classroom edition 20150108-4799968. pg 105. Life is a Story Problem LLC. January 8, 2015. Buy the book
- McAdams, David E.. Prism. allmathwords.org. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. 8/31/2018. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/p/prism.html.
Cite this article as:
McAdams, David E. Lateral Area of a Prism. 12/21/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/l/lateralareaofaprism.html.
12/21/2018: Reviewed and corrected IPA pronunication. (McAdams, David E.)
8/31/2018: Removed broken links, updated license, implemented new markup, implemented new Geogebra protocol. (McAdams, David E.)
8/7/2018: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)