Surface Area Lesson for Kids


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Lucas is going to find the surface area of a board game box. He needs to find the area for how many sides before calculating surface area?

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1. Find the surface area of this box.

2. What is surface area?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Finding the surface area will be the subject of this quiz and worksheet. You will need to figure out how to determine the surface area of different objects, and also give a definition of surface area.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

For this quiz, you should know:

  • The meaning of surface area
  • How to find the surface area of rectangular objects
  • The surface area of a cube
  • The number of sides found on a board game box

Skills Practiced

By using this quiz and worksheet, you can practice these skills:

  • Reading comprehension - make sure you understand the most important information from the lesson on surface area
  • Defining key concepts - give a definition for surface area
  • Problem solving - use what you know to solve surface area math problems

Additional Learning

Check out the lesson called Surface Area Lesson for Kids if you want to find out more. After studying this lesson, you should have no trouble performing the following:

  • Examining all the sides of a rectangular shape
  • Figuring out the surface area of shapes
  • Knowing the difference between the narrow, top and bottom parts of a box