Surface area of cylinders

In this lesson you will learn how to find the surface area of cylinders.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.This net has been drawn on a centimetre grid. What is the surface area of this cuboid?

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Q2.This cuboid is formed by 1cm unit cubes. What is the surface area of this shape?

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Q3.Xavier says to find the surface area of a cuboid you can find the area of the front, side and base, add them together and double it. Do you agree?

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Q4.Find the surface area of a cube with edges of length 2m

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Q5.Find the surface area of a 1.5m x 2m x 6m cuboid

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Q6.A cube has a volume of 125 cubic centimetres. What is the surface area?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Q1.This net has been drawn on a centimetre grid. What is the surface area of this cuboid?

1/6

Q2.This cuboid is formed by 1cm unit cubes. What is the surface area of this shape?

2/6

Q3.Xavier says to find the surface area of a cuboid you can find the area of the front, side and base, add them together and double it. Do you agree?

3/6

Q4.Find the surface area of a cube with edges of length 2m

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Q5.Find the surface area of a 1.5m x 2m x 6m cuboid

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Q6.A cube has a volume of 125 cubic centimetres. What is the surface area?

6/6

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Surface Area of Cylinders

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Q1.The surface area of a cylinder involves which shapes?

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Q2.Which formula gives the circumference of a circle?

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Q3.Work out the surface area of this shape. Give your answer in terms of π.

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Q4.What is the surface area of a cylinder with a radius of 3cm and a height of 12cm? (Give your answer in terms of π)

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Q5.A cylinder is chopped in half as shown. Which statements below are true?

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Quiz:

Surface Area of Cylinders

Woo well done for finishing the lesson! Have a go at the questions below!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.The surface area of a cylinder involves which shapes?

1/5

Q2.Which formula gives the circumference of a circle?

2/5

Q3.Work out the surface area of this shape. Give your answer in terms of π.

3/5

Q4.What is the surface area of a cylinder with a radius of 3cm and a height of 12cm? (Give your answer in terms of π)

4/5

Q5.A cylinder is chopped in half as shown. Which statements below are true?

5/5

Lesson summary: Surface area of cylinders

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