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FSA - Grade 8 Math: Cylinders, Cones and Spheres - Chapter Summary
This chapter will help your student grasp the geometric concepts behind cylinders, cones, and spheres before he or she takes the FSA - Grade 8 Math test. The lessons in this chapter teach information about:
- The definition, area, and volume of cylinders
- The process of finding the measurements of cones
- Formulas for calculating the area and volume of spheres
The brief but informative video lessons can be viewed as many times as necessary by the student. Also available are written video transcripts that can increase comprehension, and the interactive timeline feature which allows the student to access any main topic in a video on demand. Students can ask questions of the teacher under the teacher tab and take practice tests and lesson quizzes to aid in retention of the lesson topics.
FSA - Grade 8 Math: Cylinders, Cones and Spheres Objectives
The FSA - Grade 8 Math test is given to 8th grade students in Florida to assess their academic development relative to the mathematics standards set forth by the state. The test is computer-based and has three different formats for questions: open answer, multiple choice, and technology-enhanced (questions with interactive features). This chapter is geared to help students on the Geometry section which makes up 27% of the test questions.
1. 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.
2. 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.
3. 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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Other chapters within the FSA - Grade 8 Math: Test Prep & Practice course
- FSA - Grade 8 Math: The Real Number System
- FSA - Grade 8 Math: Algebraic Expressions
- FSA - Grade 8 Math: Linear Equations
- FSA - Grade 8 Math: Functions
- FSA - Grade 8 Math: Congruence and Similarity
- FSA - Grade 8 Math: Pythagorean Theorem
- FSA - Grade 8 Math: Statistics and Probability
- FSA - Grade 8 Math Flashcards