A prism has a square base of area 36 square meters. What height would make the prism a cube?
The base of the prism is a square with area 36 m^2. The area of a square with length l is l^2. If the area of a square is 36 m^2, the length is 6 m.
A cube is an equilateral square prism. The height of the prism would have to be equal to 6 m for it to be a cube.
If the height of the prism is 6m, it would be a cube.