This can be challenging and fun. Given the basic instructions, students are to design a house using their own various measurements and doing the calculations. As an instructor, you can make this as easy or as hard as you would like.
Objective: To design a simple one story house using the specified information. You will also include a swimming pool.
Area: you will calculate the area of the house as a whole, and for each room.
Surface Area: you will calculate the surface area of each room in the house (minus the area of
the floors) and the outside of the house (minus the roof).
Volume: you will calculate the volume of the swimming pool
Circumference: you will calculate the circumference of your swimming pool
Radius: you will calculate the radius of your swimming pool