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By P. B. Medawar

To these drawn to a lifestyles in technological know-how, Sir Peter Medawar, Nobel laureate, deflates the myths of invincibility, superiority and genius; as an alternative, he demonstrates it's common feel and an inquiring brain which are necessary to the scientist's calling.

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1. 5 qt ϭ c 2. 38 in. ϭ 3. 5 kg ϭ g 4. 5 T ϭ lb mm 6. 8 gal ϭ oz 8. 15 yd ϭ ft 5. 40 m ϭ 7. 005 mL ϭ 9. 70 oz ϭ kL c ft in. 10. 1300 cm ϭ oz km Name the best customary unit for expressing the measure of each. 11. height of a flag pole 12. capacity of a large bucket Name the best metric unit for expressing the measure of each. 13. mass of a pen 14. length of a driveway Write each ratio in lowest terms. 15. 16 mg : 48 mg 4ᎏ h 17. ᎏ 45 m in 16. 16 in. to 3 ft 18. 8 km to 500 m Find each unit rate.

Oblique rectangular prism 9. hexagonal pyramid © Glencoe/McGraw-Hill 39 MathMatters 3 Name _________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________ 5-6 EXTRA PRACTICE SURFACE AREA OF THREE-DIMENSIONAL FIGURES ᮃ EXERCISES Find the surface area of each figure. Assume that all pyramids are regular pyramids. 14. Round answers to the nearest whole number. 1. 2. 19 m 8 in. 4 in. 6 in. 6m 3. 4. 5 m 18 ft 5. 6. 8 cm 6 cm 5 in. 16 cm 5 in. 7. What is the surface area of a ball with a diameter of about 15 cm?

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