Lesson

Let's go over some of the solids we've looked at. These include:

- prisms
- pyramids
- cones
- cylinders
- spheres

Here is a rectangular prism.

a

How many faces does it have?

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b

How many vertices does it have?

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c

How many edges does it have?

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Here is a square pyramid:

a

How many faces does it have?

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b

How many vertices does it have?

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c

How many edges does it have?

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Here is a cone.

a

How many faces does it have?

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b

How many vertices does it have?

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c

How many edges does it have?

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Idea summary

- Prisms and pyramids have only flat faces.
- Cones, spheres and cylinders have at least one curved face.

makes, compares, sketches and names three-dimensional objects, including prisms, pyramids, cylinders, cones and spheres, and describes their features