Lesson: Volumes of Rectangular Prisms and Cubes Mathematics • 6th Grade
In this lesson, we will learn how to calculate volumes of rectangular prisms and cubes given their dimensions and solve problems including real-life situations.
Olympic gold medal winner Ian Thorp competes in a pool with required dimensions 25 by 50 by 2 meters. What is the volume of the Olympic-sized pool?
A carton of juice is a rectangular prism with height 12 cm. Its base is a square with side length 5 cm. What is the volume of juice that will fill the carton?
A rectangular-prism-shaped swimming pool has a base of dimensions 67 m and 32 m and a height of 3 m. Water fills the pool up to a height of 27 cm from the brim of the pool. Find the volume of the water in cubic meters.