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This is an activity that serves as a basic introduction to spreadsheets, using Surface Area and Volume of Cylinders, Prisms, Cones, and Spheres (there is an extra credit opportunity for Pyramids as well). Students will input formulas into a spreadsheet, and use "SUM" and "PRODUCT" formulas, in addition to cell references, to compute surface area and volume.
It is a nice introductory activity that allows students to follow instructions and discover functional notation, creating functions in spreadsheets, and using technology/basic computer science along the way. The product includes:
Answer key included
*The topics covered are Surface Area and Volume of Three Dimensional figures, functional notation, and spreadsheet formulas. The documents are Excel based, pdfs included, and completely editable. Enjoy!
**This product is included in the "Geometry Unit 1 Bundle - Points Lines Planes (16 days)" as well as the "A Mountain of Geometry" bundle for the entire class**
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