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Geometry Applications: 3D Geometry, Segment 2: Pyramids

Rectangular Prisms. Mayan pyramids are essentially stacks of rectangular prisms. The volume of each successive level is a percentage decrease of its lower neighbor. This introduces the notion of a geometric sequence and series, including an infinite series.

This video includes a video transcript: https://media4math.com/library/video-transcript-geometry-applications-3d-geometry-segment-2-pyramids

A Promethean Flipchart is available for this video: https://www.media4math.com/library/promethean-flipchart-geometry-applications-3d-geometry-1

Common Core Standards CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.6.G.A.2, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.G.B.6, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.8.G.C.9, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.MG.A.1, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.MG.A.2, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.MG.A.3
Duration 19.47 minutes
Grade Range 8 - 10
Curriculum Nodes Geometry
    • 3D Geometry
        • 3-Dimensional Figures
        • Pyramids
Copyright Year 2010
Keywords geometry, 3d Geometry, applications of 3D Geometry, Mayan pyramids, rectangular prisms, pyramids, geometric sequence, geometric series, infinite series