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Volume of a Pyramid
Students identify nets and calculate the volume of a pyramid. In this geometry lesson, students draw nets of pyramids and calculate the volume using the correct formula for the given net. They relate the formula of a pyramid to that of a prism.
9th - 11th Math 3 Views 12 Downloads
Volume of Pyramid
Go beyond the basic formulas and uncover the surface area and volume of 3-D shapes with this comprehensive and organized worksheet packet. The problems include the basic formula computations while also challenging your learners to derive formulas and practice with complex shapes.
7 mins 6th - 11th Math 15 Views 11 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Seeking to derive the formula for the volume of a square pyramid, geometry learners construct six square based pyramids that, when pieced together properly, form a cube. Two short videos demonstrate the relationship between pyramid and cube volumes.
3 mins 8th - 12th Math 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
The volume of various solids is explored in five sections with the last being eight example problems including step-by-step solutions. Using Cavalieri’s principle and easy-to-follow direct instructions with colored pictures, the first section defines volume, the second explores the volume of a right rectangular prism and related solids, expanding to a general formula for the volume of any prism.
7 mins 8th - 12th Math 13 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Nets, Surface Area and Volume
Pupils calculate the surface area and volume of a sphere. In this geometry instructional activity, students define nets, surface areas and volume of prisms, pyramids, cylinders and cones. They use the computer to create nets and analyze shapes.
9th - 11th Math 19 Views 73 Downloads
What is the Formula for the Volume of a Pyramid?
There are a lot of moving parts in this problem. There's the formula for a triangular prism. Then there's the formula for a triangular pyramid. And don't forget the formula for the area of the base of a triangular shape. Get out your notepaper and follow along as the instructor walks you through and explains each step of solving this problem.
6 mins 6th - 12th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
Pyramids and Cones
This resource is rich with student thinking around computing the surface area and volume of a square pyramid and a cone. Embedded in what looks like a typical lesson out of a textbook are vocabulary, examples including complete solutions and graphics, an activity filling in the steps of a proof, an activity where learners find an unknown measurement of a pyramid or cone, assessment discussion questions, and many practice problems and applications.
7 mins 8th - 11th Math 7 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Relating Volume in 3D Objects with Ten Problems
A fabulous four-page assignment explores volume formulae for rectangular prisms, cylinders, cones, and pyramids. Pupils apply the formulas to solve problems, match diagrams to values, and address real-world scenarios. A detailed answer key shows step-by-step how to arrive at the correct result.
6th - 8th Math 82 Views 126 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Volume of Pyramids and Cones
High schoolers find the volume of pyramids and cones. In this volume of pyramids and cones lesson, learners explore the relationship between the volumes of prisms and pyramids. They investigate the relationship between pyramids and cones.
9th - 12th Math 16 Views 89 Downloads
Measurement: 2D and 3D
Students solve volume problems. In this geometry lesson, the class watches a video about clean water (link provided) and individuals compare the volume of different prisms, including an actual drinking glass. Extension activities include research on organizations that provide safe drinking water and the volume of the containers they use.
8th - 9th Math 3 Views 42 Downloads
For this 3D shapes worksheet, 10th graders solve and complete 6 various types of problems. First, they find the radius of a cylinder described. Then, students determine the volume of a pyramid shown. In addition, they find the volume of the frustum illustrated.
10th Math 3 Views 10 Downloads
How Do You Find the Volume of a Triangular Pyramid?
Instruct your class on how to find the volume of a triangular pyramid using this tutorial. Learners can watch the video and take notes, later applying what they have seen to class work or homework. A clear video with direct instruction, this resource could also function as test review or a reference for class members.
6 mins 6th - 10th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads
Volume of Prisms, Pyramids, and Cones
In this volume worksheet, students find the volume of prisms, pyramids, cones, cylinders, and spheres. This four-page worksheet contains 35 problems. The first page of the worksheet is a list of formulas and terms the student should master.
8th - 10th Math 3 Views 6 Downloads