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8.08 Find volumes using unit cubes

Lesson

Are you ready?

We have counted squares to find the area of a shape and can use that to help us find the volume in this lesson. Let's try this problem to review. 

Find the area of the shape.

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Learn

Let's see how we use unit cubes to find the volume of shapes.

Apply

In this figure, $1$1 block $=$= $1$1 cm3.

What is the volume of the solid figure?

Remember!

Volume means the amount of space a 3D shape takes up.

Outcomes

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Compare objects using familiar metric units of area and volume

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