(+) Give an informal argument using Cavalieri’s principle for the formulas for the volume of a sphere and other solid figures.

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Volume Formulas, Cavalieri's Principle, and 2-D Cross-Sections

Geometry » Unit: Geometric Measurement and Dimension
Geometry » Unit: Geometric Measurement and Dimension
Sunnyvale, CA
Environment: Suburban

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In a differentiated lesson based on student choice, students will be able to practice finding the volume of prisms or apply Cavalieri's Principle to determine the volume formula for a sphere.

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Geometry » Unit: 3-D Shapes and Volume
Saratoga Springs, NY
Environment: Suburban

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The Sphere and the Cylinder (Part 2)

Geometry » Unit: Volume of Cones, Pyramids, and Spheres
Geometry » Unit: Volume of Cones, Pyramids, and Spheres
Ault, CO
Environment: Rural

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Assessment for 3D Unit

Geometry » Unit: 3-D Shapes and Volume
Geometry » Unit: 3-D Shapes and Volume
Saratoga Springs, NY
Environment: Suburban

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Volume "Quest"

Geometry » Unit: Geometric Measurement and Dimension
Geometry » Unit: Geometric Measurement and Dimension
Sunnyvale, CA
Environment: Suburban

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