volume of rectangular prisms

Prism, Volume


Please watch the video on calculating the volume of rectangular prisms and answer the following questions. Record your calculations and answers in your maths book. 1) Given that this rectangular prism measures 5cm in length, 4 cm in width and 6cm in height, what is the volume? 2) How many layers does this rectangular prism contain? 3) Determine the volume of two smaller rectangular prisms and calculate the difference with the original prism. 4) Calculate and then record the difference in layers that is held by prisms a, b, and c. 5) What is the smallest rectangular prism you can make using this applet. Record your answer in your maths book.