Year 6

Year 6

# Decimals and measures: The volume of cubes and cuboids

## Lesson details

### Key learning points

1. In this lesson, we will learn to calculate the volume of cubes and cuboids and then apply this to volume problems.

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## Starter quiz

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### 3 Questions

Q1.
Calculate the area of the triangle.
10.545 cm²
18.13 cm²
21.09 cm²
Q2.
Calculate the area of the parallelogram.
1,190 mm²
2,652 mm²
Q3.
Calculate the area of the rectangle in mm².
20.54 mm²
205.4 mm²

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### 7 Questions

Q1.
Find the volume of the shape if each block represents 1 cm³.
4 cm
4 cm²
Q2.
Find the volume of the shape if each block represents 1 cm³.
6 cm³
8 cm³
Q3.
What is the volume of this cuboid?
14.5 cm³
75 cm
Q4.
Some measurements are missing from the table below. Which measurement completes the table for a?
2 cm
2 m
72 cm³
Q5.
Some measurements are missing from the table below. Which measurement completes the table for b?
10 m
2 cm
2 m