Calculating Volume of Rectangular Prisms

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by Jennifer Miller

| 6 Questions1

1 pt

How many cubes are in the BASE of the prism?

2

1 pt

How many layers are in the prism?

3

1 pt

If there are 8 cubes in one layer, and there are four layers, how many cubes in the entire prism?

4

1 pt

Volume is

A the flat side of a rectangular prism

B the amount of cubic units that can fit into a container

C the number of square units that fit on the base of a figure

D how many lengths go into a prism

5

1 pt

To find the volume of a prism, we use the formula V = Bh.

Why is this the same as multiplying L x W x H in a recangular prism?

6

1 pt

BONUS:

Find the total volume of the complex figure. What strategies did you use to help you?

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