

1. 
Each edge of a cube is 1.5 centimeters in length. What is the surface area of the cube? 


A. 
36 cm^{2} 
B. 
24.5 cm^{2} 


C. 
13.5 cm^{2} 
D. 
3.75 cm^{2} 


Hint 


2. 
A gift that you have purchased for your friend is in a box that is 5 inches long, 6 inches wide, and 9 inches tall. How much wrapping paper will cover the entire box? 


A. 
258 in^{2} 
B. 
200 in^{2} 


C. 
270 in^{2} 
D. 
99 in^{2} 


Hint 


3. 
Marcus wants to make a birdhouse in the shape of a rectangular prism out of balsa wood. He wants it to be 1.5 feet tall, 0.75 feet wide, and 1 foot long. How many square feet of balsa wood does Marcus need? 


A. 
6.5 ft^{2} 
B. 
6.75 ft^{2} 


C. 
1.125 ft^{2} 
D. 
0.5 ft^{2} 


Hint 


4. 
When compact discs are bought new, they generally have a clear plastic wrapper that covers the entire case. If a compact disc case is 1 cm thick, 12.5 cm wide, and 14 cm long, how much plastic wrapping covered the case? 


A. 
175 cm^{2} 
B. 
55 cm^{2} 


C. 
350 cm^{2} 
D. 
403 cm^{2} 


Hint 


5. 
Find the surface area of the rectangular prism below. 





A. 
17 m^{2} 
B. 
16 m^{2} 


C. 
16 m^{2} 
D. 
16 m^{2} 


Hint 


