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EngageNY Geometry Module 3: Extending to Three Dimensions

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Building on the understanding of congruence studied in Module 1 and on similarity studied in Module 2, the 14 lessons  in the Module 3 collection focus on developing a bridge  from geometric measurement in two dimensions to understanding...
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Surface Area of Prisms and Pyramids

For Students 6th - 9th Standards
How do you find the area if an object has more than four sides? Learners view an interesting video to learn how to determine the surface areas of rectangular prisms and pyramids. They see how to draw two-dimensional nets of the figures...
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Classifying Prisms and Pyramids

For Students 2nd - 5th Standards
Young geometers identify prisms and pyramids based on the number of edges they have. Answers vary from hexagonal and rectangular prisms to pentagonal and octagonal pyramids. 
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Any Way You Slice It

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Seventh graders don their critical thinking caps when they model the planing of a three-dimensional prism or pyramid to analyze the resulting two-dimensional shapes. Discussion before and after helps reinforce the concepts revealed...
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Volume of Pyramids and Cones

For Teachers 9th - 12th
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.
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How Do You Find the Volume of a Rectangular Pyramid?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
How do you find the volume of a rectangular pyramid? Watch this video and find out! In the tutorial, a lecturer works through an example problem. While she works, she describes each step and each formula necessary to solve the problem. A...
4:47
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How Do You Find the Volume of a Rectangular Pyramid?

For Teachers 8th - 10th
How do you find the volume of a rectangular pyramid? Watch this video and find out! In the tutorial, a lecturer works through an example problem. While she works, she describes each step and each formula necessary to solve the problem. A...
5:42
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What is the Formula for the Volume of a Pyramid?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
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...
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Prisms & Pyramids Homework

For Students 9th - 12th
In this prisms and pyramids activity, students find the volume of 6 objects in short answer format. Students find the volume of each prism/pyramid given various dimensions.
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Prisms, Pyramids, and Nets

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Learners compare and contrast the characteristics of prisms and pyramids. In groups, they are given different colored construction paper to make rectanglar prisms. They identify the shapes of the faces and record the number of faces,...
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Geometry Worksheets-Volume of Prisms and Pyramids

For Students 10th
In this geometry worksheet, 10th graders determine the volume of rectangular and triangular prisms and pyramids. The one page interactive worksheet contains eleven questions. Answers and hints are included. 
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Pyramids: Lesson

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Pyramids: they're not just in Egypt! The segment of a large geometry playlist introduces the formulas to find the volumes and surface areas of regular pyramids. Using the formulas, the presentation works several examples to ensure your...
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Volume of a Pyramid

For Students 6th - 11th Standards
All you need is the formula. Given the formula, a short video show how to find the volume of a rectangular prism. The presenter explains the different variables of the formula and uses it to find an unknown height. Worksheets provide...
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Pyramids and Cones

For Teachers 8th - 11th Standards
Young mathematicians find the surface area and volume of a square pyramid and a cone. In what looks like a typical activity out of a textbook, you'll find an activity where learners find an unknown measurement of a pyramid or cone,...
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Surface Area of Prisms and Pyramids

For Students 9th - 11th
In this surface area worksheet, students find the surface area of prisms, pyramids, cones and cylinders. This two-page worksheet contains 16 multi-step problems.
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Surface Area of Prisms and Pyramids

For Students 7th - 9th
In this surface area worksheet, students find the surface area of prisms, pyramids, cylinders and cones. They read three story problems to determine the amount of material needed to complete a specified task. This two-page worksheet...
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Volume of a Pyramid

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
It takes three to add up to the whole. Pupils use drawn-in line segments in a triangular prism to show that it can be divided into three pyramids. Learners use what they know about prisms to show the bases of the three pyramids and their...
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Do Now Surface Area

For Students 9th - 12th
For this prisms and pyramids worksheet, students solve 4 short answer problems. Students identify each solid as either a prism or pyramid. Students describe the faces on each solid.
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Surface Are of Cylinders and Prisms

For Students 9th - 12th
In this surface area of cylinders and prisms worksheet, students solve 11 short answer problems. Students find the surface area of cylinders, prisms, and pyramids given a sketch with various measurements labeled.
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Volume of a Pyramid

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students identify nets and calculate the volume of a pyramid. In this geometry activity, 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...
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Volume of Rectangular Prisms

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Introduce the procedure needed to find the volume of a rectangular prism. Learners rank various prisms such as cereal boxes and tissue boxes from smallest to largest volume. They use an applet to find the volume and surface area of each...
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General Pyramids and Cones and Their Cross-Sections

For Teachers 9th - 10th Standards
Are pyramids and cones similar in definition to prisms and cylinders? By examining the definitions, pupils determine that pyramids and cones are subsets of general cones. Working in groups, they continue to investigate the relationships...
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Slicing a Right Rectangular Pyramid with a Plane

For Students 7th Standards
How many ways can you slice a pyramid? The 18th lesson of the 29-part series examines the multiple planes of a rectangular pyramid. Pupils study each slice to determine its shape and relation to the different faces.
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Slicing a Rectangular Prism with a Plane

For Students 7th Standards
What do you get when you slice a prism? Pupils discover that the answer depends on how the prism is sliced. The second half of the 29-part module focuses on three-dimensional objects. Learners use their two-dimensional vocabulary and...

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