Type:

Lesson Plan

Description:

Students use the idea of volume of a cylinder to figure out the length of a single fiber of cotton candy.

Subjects:

  • Mathematics > General
  • Mathematics > Arithmetic
  • Mathematics > Calculus
  • Mathematics > Geometry
  • Mathematics > Problem Solving

Education Levels:

  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

cylinder volume geometry

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0

Collections:

Calculus
Update Standards?

CCSS.Math.Content.8.G.C.9: Common Core State Standards for Mathematics

Know the formulas for the volumes of cones, cylinders, and spheres and use them to solve real-world and mathematical problems.
Curriki Rating
On a scale of 0 to 3
3
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of 2009-07-25.

Component Ratings:

Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 3

Reviewer Comments:

This lesson is a simple problem in volumes with solution given.. It perhaps belongs in a geometry class, more than in Calculus.

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