Volume of a Sphere Teacher Resources
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Find the Volume of a Sphere
Where does that weird sphere formula come from? Now you can find out! Watch how the video demonstrates the relationship between a sphere and a cylinder to derive the formula. Continue by solving sphere volume problems to practice the new...
6 mins 7th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Use Cavalieri’s Principle to Compare Aquarium Volumes
Learners are designing a stunning new water feature for an aquarium, but they soon discover that more than just a pretty home for their fishy friends is required. From calculating the volume of a composite shape through the abstract...
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
What is the Formula for the Volume of a Sphere?
The formula of a sphere is related to the formula of a cylinder? How? Oh, radius and pi. Watch this video and observe how the instructor illustrates just how these two formulas are connected. Then plug in the known values and solve this...
5 mins 6th - 10th
Performance Task: A Canister of Tennis Balls
Take what you know about volume of circular geometric shapes and apply it to a writing assignment with this performance task. Learners are asked to calculate different sizes of tennis ball tubes and explain which tube would take up the...
7th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Surface Area and Volume of Conics - Cylinders, Cones, and Spheres
This is a multi-faced unit that looks at circles, arcs, sectors, cylinders, cones, spheres, and hemispheres. The formulas for finding length, area, surface area, and volume are discussed with an eye towards an intuitive understanding....
8th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable