The pyramid shown has a square base that is 24 inches on each side. The slant height is 20 inches. What is the surface area of the pyramid?

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DarciGrabowski46

To find the area you need to find the area of each of the sides/bottom.
Area of sides (3 triangles):
(bh/2)x3
= 720 inches
Area of base (square):
(s^2)
= 576
720+576=1296 inches^2