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A student challenge task that requires students to use a single sheet of A4 paper to find which dimensions make a cylinder with the greatest volume.
|Year level(s)||Year 9|
|Purpose||Student task, Home practice tasks|
|Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches||Mathematics investigation|
|Strand and focus||Measurement|
|Topics||Area, volume and surface area|
|AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions||
Solve problems involving the volume and surface area of right prisms and cylinders using appropriate units
Understanding units of measurement (P9)
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