Geometry

How do I calculate the volume and surface area of a prism (and other fun solids)?



Created by,
Ken Baker

Curriculum Info  Meet the Author


Anne Hong, Abstract View of Los Angeles Skyscrapers, 2004


Introduction

The are many different ways to calculate the volumes and surface areas of common geometric solids. We'll take a look at a few sources to look for different methods.

Calculators
    •FreeMathHelp - Geometry
This site covers all the basic geometry topics and also has lessons, games and a messageboard
    •GoMath!
This site has a wealth of online calculators and lessons for geometry
    •Math.com
This site covers many basic topics including homework help, practice problems, tutoring, on-line calculators and tools, games and a store for math related supplies.
    •Webmath.com
This site has over 100 instant-answer, self-help math calculators to provide help on your math problems.
Other web resource listings
    •High School Ace
This site links to many other sites, all of which have definitions, problems, etc.


Last updated: September 24 2006, 5:22 pm
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