# Match Formula To Problem

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Share  Settings  Match the correct formula to solve each problem.

• 1.
Choose the proper way to set up each problem .  Refer to your formula sheet.What is the area of a parallelogram with a base of 15 m and a height of 12m.
• A.

15 + 12 =

• B.

15 X 12 =

• C.

15 + 15 + 12 + 12 +

• 2.
Choose the proper way to set up each problem .  Refer to your formula sheet.What is the volume of a rectangular prism that has a base of 9 ft, a width of 4 ft, and a height of 21 ft ?
• A.

9 x 4 x 21 =

• B.

9 + 4 + 21

• C.

2 x 9 x 4 + 2 x 9 x 21 + 2 x 4 x 21 =

• 3.
Choose the proper way to set up each problem .  Refer to your formula sheet.What is the area of a triangle with a base of 20 and a height of  4?
• A.

20 X 4 =

• B.

20 + 4 =

• C.

(20 X 4) divided by 2

• 4.
Choose the proper way to set up each problem .  Refer to your formula sheet.What is the surface area of a rectangular prism that has a height of 4 inches,  a width of 6  inches, and a base of  3  inches?
• A.

4 x 6 x 3 =

• B.

4 + 6 + 3 =

• C.

2 x 3 x 4 + 2 x 3 x 6 + 2 x 4 x 6 =

• 5.
Choose the proper way to set up each problem .  Refer to your formula sheet.What is the area of a trapezoid with one base of 12 inches,  a second base of 8 inches and a height of 10 inches?
• A.

10 times (12 + 8) divided by 2

• B.

12 x 8 x 10 =

• C.

12 + 8 + 10 =

• 6.
It is very important to look for key words in problems, and pick the correct formulabefore attempting to solve area, volume and surface area problems.
• A.

True

• B.

False

• 7.
When you want to obtain the  total  area of every face of a solid figure you are trying to find the__________________ of that solid.
• A.

Surface area

• B.

Volume

• C.

Area

• 8.
When you are trying to determine the inside capacity of what a box can hold you are measuring its______________
• A.

Perimeter

• B.

Area

• C.

Volume

• D.

Surface area

• 9.
When you want to know how much wallpaper you need to cover one wall of a room you should figure out the ___________________ of that wall.
• A.

Perimeter

• B.

Area

• C.

Volume

• 10.
If you want to do well on  solving a problem involving area, surface area or volume it is very important to find the correct formula to match the problem, copy the formula carefully and plug in the correct numbers. You must then check your work to make sure you added, multiplied or divided accurately.
• A.

True

• B.

False

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