Volume of a Prism
In this math activity, learners compute the volume of various three dimensional shapes using given formulas. Shapes include two triangular prisms, a cylinder, and two irregular shapes.
8th - 10th Math 3 Views 26 Downloads
Math 7: Volume of Prisms and Cylinders
The first page provides formulas for the volume of rectangular and triangular prisms, while the second explains the formula for the volume of a cylinder. A practice worksheet follows on which geometers practice calculating volume for...
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Using Linear Equations to Define Geometric Solids
Making the transition from two-dimensional shapes to three-dimensional solids can be difficult for many geometry students. This comprehensive Common Core lesson starts with writing and graphing linear equations to define a bounded region...
9th - 11th Math CCSS: Designed
The Volume of Prisms and Cylinders and Cavalieri’s Principle
Young mathematicians examine area of different figures with the same cross-sectional lengths and work up to volumes of 3D figures with the same cross-sectional areas. The instruction and the exercises stress that the two figures do not...
9th - 10th Math CCSS: Designed