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The Sphere and the Cylinder 1 (Part 1)

Unit 8: Volume of Cones, Pyramids, and Spheres
Lesson 5 of 6

Objective: SWBAT calculate and compare areas of cross-sections of cylinders, cones, and spheres. Students will understand how Archimedes used physics to solve a geometry problem.

Big Idea: Visualize and compare cross-sections of different solids while recreating Archimedes' marvelous mechanical strategy!

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Math, Geometry, volume (Determining Measurements), Trigonometry, cooperative learning, Math History, PhET Simulations
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