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Surface area of three-dimensional figures

(*)(*)(*)(*)( ) ( 4.0, 14 students)
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  • Price per ClassroomFREE
  • Grade Levels 6, 7, 8
  • Topics Measurement, Geometry
  • Duration 10 Minutes
  • Auto Scored? Yes
  • Teacher Evaluation Needed? No

Activity Description

In this interactive worksheet, students will dive into the world of three-dimensional geometry as they calculate the surface area of structures. Their task is to calculate the surface area of various structures like a box to be packaged and a swimming pool. Through this activity, students will discover the real-world applications of geometry and develop a deeper understanding of how mathematics plays a vital role in quantifying and analyzing 3D shapes and structures.

Learning Objective

Develop a deep understanding of calculating the surface area of 3D objects. Additionally, they will practice problem-solving and critical thinking skills in real-world contexts, strengthening their ability to analyze and measure physical objects.

Teacher Tips

Included with the activity, you can view the tips to clarify student's doubts or to evaluate answers (for a teacher scored worksheet).

Common Core: MATH

Geometry

Represent three-dimensional figures using nets made up of rectangles and triangles, and use the nets to find the surface area of these figures. Apply these techniques in the context of solving real-world and mathematical problems.

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  • PriceFREE
  • Grade Levels 6, 7, 8
  • Topics Measurement, Geometry
  • Duration 10 Minutes
  • Auto Scored? Yes
  • Teacher Evaluation Needed? No