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Surf For More Math


Lesson 5: Determining the Volume of Prisms

Develop and apply formulas for the volume of prisms.


Instructions for Use

Surface Area and Volume

Select “Compute” under Mode at the top right of the screen. Manipulate the dimensions of the rectangular prism as you wish. Then calculate the volume and surface area of the shape you created. Remember you can click and drag over the shape to see it from different perspectives.

Enter your answers in the blank text boxes and click “Check Answers” to check your answers.