5

0

Keywords:

conversion of units

rates

volume

weight

Students answer questions about mixing quantities of powder and water to make a spray for rose bushes.

5

0

Keywords:

conversion of units

rates

volume

weight

5

0

Keywords:

length

perimeter

volume

weight

In this practical task students need to weigh books, take measurements of length, convert these as required, and calculate volume and dimensions for a cover.

5

1

Keywords:

3-dimensional shapes

area

triangles

volume

Students calculate the surface area and volume of a pyramid.

5

0

Keywords:

2-dimensional shapes

area

volume

Students use a cross-section diagram of a canal to calculate area and volume.

5

0

Keywords:

area

circles

cylinders

spheres

volume

Students use a diagram of, and information about oranges packed in a cylinder to calculate height, area and volume.

5

1

Keywords:

area

cuboids

surface area

volume

Students calculate the volume and surface area of a cuboid box.

5

0

Keywords:

area

cuboids

perimeter

surface area

volume

Students calculate perimeter, area and the surfaced area of a box of chocolate.

5

1

Keywords:

circumference

cylinders

radius

volume

Students calculate the height of two cylinders given the radius, and identify a correct general statement about the relationship between radius and height for a given volume.

4

2

Keywords:

cubes

cylinders

nemp

reflection

symmetry

volume

For this NEMP task students perform a range of tasks involving symmetry, shape and angle identification, and reflection.

5

0

Keywords:

enlargement

scale factor

volume

Students enlarge a shape made of cubes and explore the relationship between the scale factor and volume.

5

0

Keywords:

composite shapes

cuboids

cylinders

volume

Students calculate volumes of composite shapes, showing their working.

4

0

Keywords:

capacity

conversion of units

Students convert millilitres to litres and vice versa when working out quantities of bottles and glasses of fizzy drink for a party.

4

1

Keywords:

capacity

model construction

problem solving

volume

In this practical task, students use their understanding of the link between capacity and volume to make cardboard containers that hold 250ml and 500ml of water.

4

1

Keywords:

estimation

length

volume

This practical task requires students to construct a one metre newspaper roll, use it to estimate the dimensions of a room, then calculate the volume of that room.

4

1

Keywords:

conversion of units

rates

time

volume

This task is about using rates in ml/minute to work out how much water has dripped from four taps.

5

3

Keywords:

capacity

conversion of units

cuboids

volume

weight

Students calculate the volume of three different cuboid-shaped fish tanks given the height, length and width.

5

1

Keywords:

group assessment

linear scales

mass

measurement

measurement error

practical

range

scales

scatter graphs

volume

Task: Measure 100mL of water into three different pieces of equipment. Weigh the result and calculate the precision of using that piece of equipment. Assessment focus: measuring and evaluating the accuracy of equipment.

4

0

Keywords:

displacement

forces

using physics

volume

Task: Use displacement to measure volume. Assessment focus: displacement.

4

3

Keywords:

area

cuboids

volume

Students calculate the number of 2cm blocks fit into a given 3-dimensional block model, and answer questions about one face, and volume of the block model.

3

4

Keywords:

area

repeated units

volume

Students calculate the number of 3-dimensional shapes that fit into larger 3-dimensional shapes.

4

4

Keywords:

3-dimensional shapes

cuboids

length

perimeter

volume

Students calculate the volume of 3-dimensional shapes made up from cubes.

5

2

Keywords:

area

enlargement

length

resizing

scale factor

volume

Students complete statements which explore the relationship between scale factor enlargements and length, area, and volume of 2 and 3 dimensional shapes.

5

1

Keywords:

area

enlargement

length

resizing

scale factor

volume

Students calculate increases in length, area, and volume, and relate this to the scale factor for an enlargement.

3

4

Keywords:

cuboids

volume

Students answer two multiple-choice questions about the number of smaller blocks that fit into larger cuboid containers.

4

1

Keywords:

area

cuboids

surface area

volume

Students answer four multiple-choice questions about volume and surface area.