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Published: 04/01/2013
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Three joined pyramids

Assemble the net to create three pyramids which fold up to form a cube, then explore what this tells you about the volume of a pyramid. This great hands-on investigation uses spatial reasoning, Pythagoras' theorem and trigonometry.      

See other resources: Geometry and measure | Rich tasks | Solids and nets – 3D geometry

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