Geometry Module 3, Topic B, Lesson 10

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Student Outcomes

  • Students understand the principle of parallel slices in the plane, and understand Cavalieri’s principle as ageneralization of the principle of parallel slices.
  • Students use Cavalieri’s principle to reason that the volume formula for a general cylinder is area of base×height.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
G.GMD.1 Give an informal argument for the formulas for the circumference of a circle, area of a circle,...
G.GMD.4 Identify the shapes of two-dimensional cross-sections of three- dimensional objects, and identify...

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