Volume: Prisms & Cylinders

50 Minute Class, Curriculum, Geometry

Learning Goal: Apply understanding of volume of cylinders and prisms with a 3 Act task and application problems.

3 Act Math



  • Common Core
    • HSG.GMD.A.3 – Use volume formulas for cylinders, pyramids, cones, and spheres to solve problems.
  • TEKS
    • G.11(D) – apply the formulas for the volume of three-dimensional figures, including prisms, pyramids, cones, cylinders, spheres, and composite figures, to solve problems using appropriate units of measure


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