Volume of Cylinders, Cones, & Spheres - Real Life Activity

Grade Levels
7th - 10th
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4 student pages plus answer keys
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This product is an extremely engaging activity that allows students to connect volume of cylinders, cones, and spheres to a real-life situation. In this activity, students will be creating an ice cream shop. They will design a name and logo for the shop, decide on their three best-selling flavors, and answer math problems related to volume of cylinders, cones, and spheres.

This particular activity focuses on cylinders, cones, and spheres ONLY.

This is a great activity to use whole group, partners, or in small groups.

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Total Pages
4 student pages plus answer keys
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Know the formulas for the volumes of cones, cylinders, and spheres and use them to solve real-world and mathematical problems.


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