The resource has been added to your collection
This third challenge in the Figure This! list of 80 math challenges directs the student to use popcorn to compare the volumes of tall and short cylinders formed with 8- by 11-inch sheets of paper. The challenge points out that it is important to be able to make visual estimates and find volumes. The web page includes links to a solution hint, the solution, other related math questions, and print resources that contain mathematics activities about packaging and wrapping shapes. The Did You Know area features an explanation of isoperimetric figures and provides links to universities that offer degrees in packaging technology. Copyright 2005 Eisenhower National Clearinghouse
This resource has not yet been reviewed.
Not Rated Yet.