# A cone has a height of #36 cm# and its base has a radius of #15 cm#. If the cone is horizontally cut into two segments #24 cm# from the base, what would the surface area of the bottom segment be?

##### 1 Answer

Total surface area of bottom segment

#### Explanation:

Slanting length (

Lateral surface area of uncut cone

Slanting length of cut cone with height 12 cm is

Lateral surface area of cut cone

Lateral surface area of cut base

Area of uncut cone base

Area of cut cone base

Total surface area of cut base