 # Volume of Rectangular Prisms and Cylinders. Question 1 What is volume? * the number of cubic units needed to fill the space inside a figure.

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Volume of Rectangular Prisms and Cylinders

Question 1 What is volume? * the number of cubic units needed to fill the space inside a figure

Question 2 What is a cubic unit? * a cube whose edges are one unit long on each side. 1 unit

Volume of a Rectangular Prism Formula to MEMORIZE!!!! OR

What do the letters stand for? V = volume B = base of prism h = height of the prism l = length of the prism w = width of the prism

Rectangular Prism h l w

h l w

Example 1 What is the volume? Answer: 6 m 20 m 4 m

Example 2 What is the volume? Answer: 22 in 10 in 8 in

Example 3 What is the volume? Answer: 6x 9x 2x

Cylinder hr

Question 1 How could you form a cylinder? * Stack circles on top of each other*

Volume of a Cylinder Formula to MEMORIZE!!!!

What do the letters stand for? V = volume B = area of the base of cylinder h = height of the cylinder

Example 1 What is the volume? 8 cm 4 cm Step 1: Find B Step 2: B h

Example 2 What is the volume? Step 1: Find B Step 2: B h 3 in 10 in

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