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All wrapped up
What is the largest cuboid you can wrap in an A3 sheet of paper? This is a challenging problem, but suits a variety of working styles.
|Year level(s)||Year 7|
|Purpose||Teaching resource, Student task|
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches||Mathematics investigation|
|Strand and focus||Measurement|
|Topics||Mass and capacity, Using units of measurement, Area, volume and surface area|
|AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions||
Solve problems involving the volume of right prisms including rectangular and triangular prisms, using established formulas and appropriate units
Understanding units of measurement (P9)
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