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Ch 15: AFOQT: Rectangles & Solids

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Your search for fun and engaging study resources about rectangles and solids for the AFOQT exam is over! This chapter's video lessons and quizzes can help you prepare to provide the correct answers on your exam.

AFOQT: Rectangles & Solids - Chapter Summary

Dive into your review of subjects like the properties and measurement of cylinders, cones, and spheres for the AFOQT exam by watching fascinating video lessons in this chapter. This chapter is also great because it provides you with an idea of the types of questions you may find on your exam with the multiple-choice quizzes that can be found at the end of each lesson. You can also find these subjects in these lessons:

  • Definition and properties of rectangles
  • Area and perimeter of triangles
  • Definition of platonic solids
  • Area and volume of prisms and pyramids
  • Volume and area of cones, spheres, and cylinders

Once you've finished the quizzes, you can review the answers and restudy any areas you got wrong or move onto the next lesson. If you need to revisit a lesson, you can easily do so by clicking Recent Activity. The timeline found below each video allows you to move to different topics within the videos. Ask our instructors any questions you have while you are progressing through the chapter.

9 Lessons in Chapter 15: AFOQT: Rectangles & Solids
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Rectangles: Definition, Properties & Construction

1. Rectangles: Definition, Properties & Construction

Watch this video lesson to learn a bit about rectangles. Learn why rectangles are the building blocks of many homes. Also, learn about the properties that make a rectangle unique from other shapes. Finally, learn how you can draw one.

Area of Triangles and Rectangles

2. Area of Triangles and Rectangles

How do you find out the area of rectangles and triangles? Learn how in this lesson! We'll look at the formulas, then practice solving problems for each shape.

Perimeter of Triangles and Rectangles

3. Perimeter of Triangles and Rectangles

Without realizing it, we calculate and use the perimeter of triangles and rectangles in regular everyday situations. Learn more about the perimeter of triangles and rectangles in this lesson, and test your knowledge with a quiz.

What Are Platonic Solids? - Definition and Types

4. What Are Platonic Solids? - Definition and Types

Watch this video lesson, and you will learn that there are only five platonic solids in the whole world. You will also learn what they look like and see real-life examples.

Prisms: Definition, Area & Volume

5. Prisms: Definition, Area & Volume

Watch this video lesson and you will see that there are different kinds of prisms. You will also learn how to separate a prism into its various parts so you can easily find the surface area. You will also learn the formula for the volume.

Pyramids: Definition, Area & Volume

6. Pyramids: Definition, Area & Volume

Do you think of the great pyramids of Egypt when you hear the word pyramids? Watch this video lesson to learn why they are called pyramids and also how to find their surface area and volume.

What Are Cylinders? - Definition, Area & Volume

7. What Are Cylinders? - Definition, Area & Volume

Watch this video lesson to learn why soda cans are cylinders and the method by which you can discover how much soda can fit inside by finding the volume. You will also learn about finding a cylinder's surface area.

Cones: Definition, Area & Volume

8. Cones: Definition, Area & Volume

Watch this video lesson to learn where in the real world you will see cones. Also, you will learn the formulas for finding the surface area and volume of these cones.

Spheres: Definition, Area & Volume

9. Spheres: Definition, Area & Volume

Watch this video lesson to learn how you can find the surface area and volume of spheres. Learn the formulas and measurements you need to solve problems and discover how to identify spheres in the real world.

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