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Surface Area of Pyramids and Cones

Surface Area of Pyramids and Cones

Author: Kelsey Hennen
Description:

This packet will cover regular pyramids, cones, net, and slant height.

This packet uses note sheets and practice problems to show how to find the surface area of regular pyramids and cones using equations and net sketches.

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Tutorial

What is a regular pyramid?

What is a right cone?

Definition of Slant Height

How to Find the Slant Height

Practice Problems for Finding the Slant Height

Definition of Net

Practice Problems for Using the Equation for the Surface Area of a Regular Pyramid

Finding Surface Area of a Regular Pyramid using Net Sketches

Equation for Surface Area of a Regular Pyramid

Equation for Surface Area of a Right Cone

Practice with Using the Equation for the Surface Area of a Right Cone