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## How do you calculate 3D surface area in AutoCAD?

**How do you calculate surface area of AutoCAD 3d?**

- Click Home tab Utilities panel Measure drop-down Area. Find.
- At the prompt, enter o (Object).
- Select an object.

## How is 3D area calculated in Civil 3D?

**Answer**

- Select the required surface.
- Select Surface Properties (from the ribbon, Prospector or right mouse button)
- Select the Statistics tab.
- Open the ‘Extended’ group.
- The 2D and 3D surface area are displayed as shown.

## How do I link to an area in AutoCAD?

**Solution:**

- Create a polyline of the room boundary.
- Start the FIELD command.
- Chose Object from the list.
- Click the button on the right of the Object Type and chose your polyline.
- Chose Area property (if it is not chosen automatically) and chose the desired precision.
- Click on the Additional Format button for more options.

## How do you calculate km2?

The symbol “km^{2}” means (km)^{2}, square kilometre or kilometre squared and not k(m^{2}), kilo–square metre. For example, 3 km^{2} is equal to 3×(1,000m)^{2} = 3,000,000 m^{2}, not 3,000 m^{2}. .

…**Square kilometre**

- 1 m
^{2}= 0.000001 (10^{−}^{6}) km. … - 1 hectare = 0.01 (10
^{−}^{2}) km. … - 1 square mile = 2.5899 km. …
- 1 acre = about 0.004047 km.

## How do you calculate acres in Civil 3d?

**The solution is a lot simpler than what was provided.**

- Go to Toolspace.
- Go to Settings tab.
- Right click the drawing name at the top and then select edit drawing settings.
- Go to Ambient Settings tab.
- Expand Area and change to the preferred unit of measure.
- Click Apply. Click OK.
- REGEN drawing (for good practice).

## What is the perimeter of all shapes?

Perimeter Formulas

Geometric Shape | Perimeter Formula | Metrics |
---|---|---|

Triangle |
a + b + c |
a, b and c being the side lengths |

Rectangle | 2(Length + Width) | |

Square | 4a | a =Length of a side |

Trapezoid | a + b + c + d | a, b, c, d being the sides of the trapezoid |