July 4th, 2018, 11:18 PM  #1 
Senior Member Joined: Nov 2010 From: Indonesia Posts: 2,001 Thanks: 132 Math Focus: Trigonometry  [ASK] Two Cones
Azis wants to make two cones using cartons. The surface area of the first cone is twice the second. The side length of the first cone is also twice the second. Determine the ratio of those cones' radius! s1 = 2s2 L1 = 2L2 πr1(r1 + s1) = 2πr2(r2 + s2) r1(r1 + 2s2) = 2r2(r2 + s2) I was stuck with quadratic equations... 
July 5th, 2018, 01:41 AM  #2 
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July 5th, 2018, 04:48 PM  #3 
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July 6th, 2018, 12:15 AM  #6 
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According to Google's translator, "luas permukaan" means "surface area" (as distinct from "total surface area"). Although a more specific phrase is available, it's possible that the need for it was overlooked.


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