This a worksheet to complement the hands on activity "Chocolongo" created by Eworkshop.
Worksheet to be used with scenario by
This activity explores the relationship between surface area and the dimensions of an object. The goal of the activity is to reduce the amount of packaging needed by exploring different dimensions and how this affects surface area.
• determine the relationships among units and measurable attributes, including the
area of a parallelogram, the area of a triangle, and the volume of a triangular
• determine through investigation using a variety of tools and strategies, the
surface area of rectangular and triangular prisms;
• solve problems involving the estimation and calculation of the surface area and
volume of triangular and rectangular prisms.