Volume of prisms and cylinders

In this lesson, we will learn how to calculate the volume of prisms and cylinders.

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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.What is the volume of a cuboid with lengths 4cm, 2cm and 5 cm?

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Q2.Which calculation could you use to find the volume of this cuboid?

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Q3.Work out the volume of this cube.

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Q4.The volume of this cuboid is 120 cubic centimetres. Work out the missing length.

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Q5.Is it true or false that to find the volume of a cuboid you always just multiply all the given numbers together?

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Q6.A net has been drawn on a centimetre grid and filled to make a solid cuboid. What would be the volume of the solid cuboid?

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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.What is the volume of a cuboid with lengths 4cm, 2cm and 5 cm?

1/6

Q2.Which calculation could you use to find the volume of this cuboid?

2/6

Q3.Work out the volume of this cube.

3/6

Q4.The volume of this cuboid is 120 cubic centimetres. Work out the missing length.

4/6

Q5.Is it true or false that to find the volume of a cuboid you always just multiply all the given numbers together?

5/6

Q6.A net has been drawn on a centimetre grid and filled to make a solid cuboid. What would be the volume of the solid cuboid?

6/6

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Volume of Cylinders and Prisms

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Q1.Which formula works out the volume of a prism?

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Q2.What is the volume of this shape?

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Q3.The perpendicular height to the 6cm base is 8cm. Which calculation would correctly give you the volume of this prism?

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Q4.Work out the volume of this triangular prism.

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Q5.Work out the volume of this cylinder.

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Q6.This cuboid has a volume of 45 cubic centimetres. What is the missing height?

6/6

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Volume of Cylinders and Prisms

Have a go at these questions.

Q1.Which formula works out the volume of a prism?

1/6

Q2.What is the volume of this shape?

2/6

Q3.The perpendicular height to the 6cm base is 8cm. Which calculation would correctly give you the volume of this prism?

3/6

Q4.Work out the volume of this triangular prism.

4/6

Q5.Work out the volume of this cylinder.

5/6

Q6.This cuboid has a volume of 45 cubic centimetres. What is the missing height?

6/6

Lesson summary: Volume of prisms and cylinders

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