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Geometry Applications: 3D Geometry, Segment 3: Cylinders

The Shanghai Tower in China is a stack of cylindrical shapes, where each successive layer is a percentage decrease of its lower neighbor. As with the previous section, this introduces the notion of a geometric sequence and series.
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- GMD.A.3
Duration 11.67 minutes
Grade Range 8 - 10
Curriculum Nodes Geometry
    • 3D Geometry
        • Cylinders
Copyright Year 2010
Keywords geometry, 3d Geometry, applications of 3D Geometry, cylinders, Shanghai Tower, geometric sequence, geometric series