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Only its surface area is measured in square units but its volume is measured in cubic units.

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Why are square units used when working with a three-dimensional figure?

Surface area of three dimensional figures are measured in square units whereas their volumes are measured in cubic units


Why surface area is measured in square units even though the figure is three dimensional?

because you are just measuring the outside faces, therefore it is only measured in square units


What is square units to measure?

The area of a 3 dimensional figure


Are rectangles measured in cubic units?

no, cubic units are for three dimensional figures, hence cubic = 3 they are measured in square units, as they have only two dimensions.


When measuring the amount of space in a three-dimensional figure you are finding what?

Its volume measured in cubic units.


Why is surface aree measured by square units and volume is measured in cubic units?

Surface area is two-dimensional. Volume has a third dimension: depth.


Why is a solid figure measured in cubic units?

The length, width, or height of a solid figure is measured in units of length. The area of the figure's outside surfaces is measured in squared units of length. The volume of space filled by the figure is measured in cubed units of length. The mass of the figure is measured in units of mass. The weight of the object is measured in units of force. The age of the figure is measured in units of time. etc.


Why is surface area measured in square units not cubic units?

It is because a surface area is a two-dimensional concept. Two linear dimensions and so squared units,.


Is the area of floor measured in square units?

All areas should be measured in square units.


What is the size of a surface that takes up and is measured in square units?

It is the area and is measured in square units.


Is the area measured in cubic units?

No, volume is measured in cubic units, area is measured in square units.


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