Video Guide

00:11 Definition of a hexagonal prism

0:28 Overview of how to find the surface area

0:31 Formula for finding the area of the base of the prism

0:46 Directions for finding the lateral area

1:04 Looking at the hexagon as if it is layed out flat

1:27 Working an example problem,finding the base area first

3:18 Finding the area of the sides using perimeter times the height

3:58 Adding the base area plus the side area for the surface area