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Volume of prisms

From the AMSI ‘Supporting Australian Mathematics Project’, this resource gives detailed explanations for teachers and students of the curriculum content, worked examples and assessment questions. This resource focuses on the volume of rectangular prisms and the units of capacity.

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Year level(s) Year 8
Audience Teacher
Purpose Teaching resource, Content knowledge
Format Web page
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Explicit teaching
Keywords Volume, Surface area, Capacity, Triangular, Rectangular, Prism

Curriculum alignment

Curriculum connections Critical and creative thinking, Numeracy
Strand and focus Measurement
Topics Area, volume and surface area
AC: Mathematics (V9.0) content descriptions
Solve problems involving the volume and capacity of right prisms using appropriate units

Numeracy progression Understanding units of measurement (P9)

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