Unit 5, Lesson 20# Applying Surface Area and Volume to Aquariums (Optional)

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Students determine the surface area of three-dimensional figures in real-world contexts. Students choose appropriate formulas to solve real-life volume and surface area problems. Opening Exercise: A box needs to be painted. I chose to use surface area to solve the first problem because you would need to know how much area the paint would need to cover.