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Area of rectangular glass rod

  1. Dec 3, 2008 #1

    uno

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    1. I can't seem to find a formula to figure out the area of an upright rectangular glass rod. Can someone point me in the right direction?



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  3. Dec 3, 2008 #2

    turin

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    Just add the areas of the rectangular surfaces. I'm assuming you mean surface area.
     
  4. Dec 3, 2008 #3

    uno

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    ok, they gave me 10 cm by 10 cm by 10 meters, but I'm not sure what step to take next
     
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