Volume of a Cylinder and a Cone

Curriculum support15 mins£4

Key takeaways
Understand what is meant by the cross-section of a prism.
To be able to calculate the volume of a cylinder.
Be able to derive the formula of a cone and hence calculate the volume of a cone.
Shahriyar HajghassemHost: Shahriyar is a Maths Teacher at a School in Northwest London, teaching years 7 to 11. He graduated from the University of Warwick in 2013 and set off to China for two years teaching IGCSE and A-Level Economics.

Do you need a refresher on how to calculate the volume of a cylinder and a cone? In this class students will learn about calculating the volume of a cylinder and cone and how to calculate the volume of a 3D shape with a consistent cross-section. By the end of the class, students will be able to derive the formula of a cone and subsequently calculate the volume of a cone. This class is aimed at students in Years 8 - 11 and is great for a quick refresher on the concept.

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Safeguarding reminder:The safety of your child is of the utmost importance. All of our classes are pre-recorded to remove any concerns around live participation. For reruns of our past live classes, students' webcams and microphones were disabled and only the chat history, if participation was requested, is visible.

Suitable for:

Suitable for Advanced pupils in Years 8 or 9, and for Intermediate pupils in Years 10 or 11.  This class is great as a refresher for any students who have learnt about calculating surface areas before.  

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen, calculator and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:

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