Volume and surface area of a pyramid

In this lesson, we will calculate the volume and surface area of a pyramid. We will learn how to use the formulae for these calculations and model step by step solutions.

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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!

Q1.Calculate the surface area of the triangular prism.

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Q2.Calculate the surface area of the triangular prism.

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Q3.Find the surface area of the equilateral triangular prism.

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Quiz:

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!

Q1.Calculate the surface area of the triangular prism.

1/3

Q2.Calculate the surface area of the triangular prism.

2/3

Q3.Find the surface area of the equilateral triangular prism.

3/3

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Worksheet

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Volume and surface area of a pyramid

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Volume and surface area of a pyramid

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Lesson summary: Volume and surface area of a pyramid

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