Measurement Packet #6

Due Date: Friday, March 2 at the beginning of your class period
Late Deadline: Tuesday, February 6 at the beginning of your class period
Mode: Submit your work to the class inbox before the deadline
Revisions: No revisions are allowed on this assignment (double-check your work is complete and correct before submitting)

The following are to be submitted (you can find the handouts on my Activities and Handout page for this project)

  1. Working with Circles
  2. Volume Problem #1 (Tubular Frame)
  3. Volume Problem #2 (Frustum of a Pyramid)
  4. Your Notes on Volume (see below)

For full credit, all work must be fully explained and must be mostly correct. Double-check your work: you will not be able to resubmit for more credit. Your notes on volume should include:

  • Definition of a polyhedron
  • Definition of a prism
  • Definition of volume
  • Derivation of the volume of cube
  • Derivation of the volume of a rectangular prism
  • Derivation of the volume of right, regular prism
  • Derivation of the volume of right cylinder
  • Derivation of the volume of a generalized cylinder
  • Derivation of the volume of an oblique prism and oblique cylinder
  • Definition and parts of a pyramid
  • Derivation of the volume of a pyramid
  • Derivation of the volume of a right, circular cone
  • Derivation of the volume of an oblique cone