Solving Problems involving Volumes of Solids

Unit 11: Measurement and Dimension
Lesson 6 of 6

Objective: SWBAT solve complex problems involving volumes of prisms, cylinders, pyramids, cones, and spheres.

Big Idea: This is where it all comes together...In this lesson, students use skills they've gained over the course of the year to solve complex and challenging problems.

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