Three joined pyramids

Last updated: 05/11/2014
Contributor: Teachit Author
Three joined pyramids
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Geometry and measures: Volume and surface area
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Student activity

Assemble the net to create three pyramids which fold up to form a cube, then explore what this tells you about the volume of a pyramid.

This great hands-on investigation uses spatial reasoning and the extension uses Pythagoras' theorem and trigonometry.

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