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Modeling with Polygons for 3D Printers

Resource ID#: 130929

Primary Type: Perspectives Video: Professional/Enthusiast

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Understand 3D modeling from a new angle when you learn about surface geometry and 3D printing.

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General Information

Subject(s): Mathematics
Grade Level(s): 7
Intended Audience: Educators , Students , Parents
Keywords: geometry, triangles, polygons, surface, model, modeling, 3D, printing, linear scale, Cartesian coordinate, area, volume, FSU
Instructional Component Type(s): Perspectives Video: Professional/Enthusiast
Resource Collection: CPALMS Perspectives Videos - General

Aligned Standards

Name Description
MAFS.7.G.2.6: Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving area, volume and surface area of two- and three-dimensional objects composed of triangles, quadrilaterals, polygons, cubes, and right prisms.

Examples of Opportunities for In-Depth Focus

Work toward meeting this standard draws together grades 3–6 work with geometric measurement.