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Geometry - Week Four

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High School Geometry

Week 4 April 27-May 1

Weekly Packet

Math Objectives: Students will be able to: 

  • solve volume problems about pyramids, cones, and spheres 

Instructional Videos 

Khan Academy on YouTube 
Volume of a Cone 
Volume of a Sphere 
Volume of a Triangular Pyramid 
Formula Review 

IXL  
(use Clever to Access IXL) 

Geometry: T.6 – Volume of pyramids and cones 

Geometry: T.7 – Volume of spheres  

   Your goal is a minimum Smart Score of 80 

Explanation Websites 
(these all have embedded practice) 

Math is Fun: Pyramids 

Math is Fun: Cones 

Math is Fun: Spheres 

Activities/Projects/Extensions 

Volume Application Project: Select two of the four problems presented and answer them thoroughly, with diagrams and measurements. Either upload or email your solutions to your Geometry teacher. 

Independent Practice 

Kuta Problem Set #1: Volume of pyramids and cones (Answers included) 

Kuta Problem Set #2: Volume of spheres.  *ONLY Questions 9-16. (Answers included) 

Volume of Pyramids and Cones: teacher created, no answers 

Self-Check/Formative Assessment 

Quizzizz – Volume Practice Quiz  

All Volume Review - Teacher created review sheet with no answers included. 

Key Vocabulary / Formulas/ Things to Remember

Area - the number of square units that fill a geometric figure.

Base - The geometric figure that distinguishes the prism or pyramid.

Cone – a solid figure with a circle for a base and a lateral surface that is curved with a vertex or apex. 

Cross Section – the two-dimensional shape created by slicing a solid figure. 

Height - The distance from one base of the solid to the other.

Net of a solid – The connected two-dimensional shapes that would fold to create the exterior of a three dimensional solid.

Pyramid – a polyhedron with a polygon base and all lateral faces triangles with a common vertex. 

Sphere – A solid figure created by the collection of points equidistant from a center point. 

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