Surface Area of Pyramids and Cones Lesson
In this lesson, students will learn the formulas for lateral area and surface area of pyramids, including cones.
• Warm-Up -
The warm-up is a review of the surface area of a rectangular prism.
• Guided Notes -
Two versions are included: mostly complete and fill-in-the-blank. The notes are 2 pages long. Examples are included throughout. Vocabulary of pyramids is included at the beginning of the notes.
• In-Class Practice Worksheet -
A 1 page in-class worksheet is included for practice. There are blanks included that scaffold the answers.
• Homework -
The homework is 2 pages and 10 questions.
• Answer Keys -
Completely worked out answer keys are included.
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This is a lesson from Unit 12 - Surface Area and Volume in my Geometry curriculum.
12.1 Solids and Polyhedra: Euler's Theorem and Platonic Solids
12.2 Surface Area of Prisms and Cylinders
12.3 Surface Area of Pyramids and Cones
12.4 Volume of Prisms and Cylinders
12.5 Volume of Pyramids and Cones
12.6 Surface Area and Volume of Spheres
12.7 Similar Solids
My Surface Area and Volume Activity Bundle has activities that can be used throughout the unit.
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