# Ch 20: 5th Grade Math: Perimeter, Area & Volume

This Perimeter, Area and Volume chapter teaches 5th grade students how to illustrate and measure shapes such as cones, spheres and trapezoids. The chapter includes short online video lessons, quizzes and video tags that are designed to enhance the learning experience.

## 5th Grade Math: Perimeter, Area and Volume - Chapter Summary

The Perimeter, Area and Volume chapter covers the counting method as well as area formulas and examples. Use the chapter's lessons to teach your 5th grade students how to calculate the area, volume and perimeter of shapes that include pyramids, prisms, rectangles and triangles. The lesson quizzes will test your students' knowledge.

## Chapter Lessons and Objectives

Lesson Objective
Perimeter: Definition and Counting Method Teachers define perimeter and explain the counting method.
Perimeter of Triangles and Rectangles This lesson teaches students to calculate the perimeter of rectangles and triangles.
Area: Definition and Counting Method Students are taught to define and calculate area.
Measuring the Area of a Parallelogram: Formula and Examples This lesson provides the formula for finding the area of a parallelogram.
Measuring the Area of a Rhombus: Formula and Examples Students learn to use the side, angle, altitude and diagonals to calculate the area of a rhombus.
Measuring the Area of a Rectangle: Formula and Examples Instructors teach students to calculate square footage.
Measuring the Area of a Trapezoid Students learn to identify measurements and calculate the area of a trapezoid.
Area of Triangles and Rectangles Students solve practice problems for finding the area of triangles and rectangles.
Prisms: Definition, Area and Volume This lesson teaches students to find the volume as well as the lateral and surface areas of prisms.
Pyramids: Definition, Area and Volume Students learn to find the volume and surface area of pyramids.
What are Cylinders? - Definition, Area and Volume Students calculate the area and volume of cylinders.
Cones: Definition, Area and Volume Cones are defined, and teachers provide the rules for finding their surface area and volume.
Spheres: Definition, Area and Volume Students learn to calculate the radius and surface area of spheres.

11 Lessons in Chapter 20: 5th Grade Math: Perimeter, Area & Volume
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Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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