Surface Area of Cubes and Rectangular Prisms
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Eighth graders calculate surface area of 3-D shapes. In this geometry instructional activity, 8th graders analyze cubes and prisms by finding their area and surface area. They compare the data of these two shapes.
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Find Surface Area of Cubes and Prisms by Pulling them Apart
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