Warm-up Which One Doesn’t Belong: Different Figures
Which one doesn’t belong?
Activity 1 Put It Together
Partner A, build a rectangular prism with 12 cubes.
Partner B, build a rectangular prism with 10 cubes.
Put your two rectangular prisms together to make one figure. What is the volume of the new figure? Explain or show your thinking.
Diego and Jada put together two rectangular prisms to make this figure:
What is the volume of the figure Diego and Jada made?
Which rectangular prisms could Diego and Jada each have built? Explain or show your thinking. Organize it so it can be followed by others.
Activity 2 I See Two Prisms
Find the volume of each figure. Explain or show your reasoning.
What is the volume of this figure? Explain or show your reasoning.