Diagnostic task: Volume of prisms

Use the diagnostic tasks, Volume of prisms (1) and Volume of prisms (2), to assess a student’s understanding of working out the volume of rectangular prisms and a formula for volume.

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Year level(s) Year 7
Audience Teacher
Purpose Assessment advice, Assessment task
Format Downloadable resources
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Questioning, Feedback

Curriculum alignment

Strand and focus Measurement
Topics Area, volume and surface area, Using units of measurement
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

Numeracy progression Understanding units of measurement (P9)

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