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What does a cylindrical tank have to do with math?

ROBINSON METAL, INC. – What does a cylindrical tank have to do with math? VIDEO



Common Core Grade Level for this Lesson Plan:

5.MD.C Geometric measurement: understand concepts of volume.

8.G.C Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving volume of cylinders.

Grades 5 & 8

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