Revising Spheres, Cones and Pyramids

Revising Spheres, Cones and Pyramids
Revising Spheres, Cones and Pyramids

              Revising Spheres, Cones and Pyramids

              Students revise how to calculate the volume and total surface area of spheres, cones and pyramids.  Later, as learning progresses they use the volume and surface area to set up and rearrange formulae.
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