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Volumes of Cuboids and Prisms

In this worksheet, students calculate the volumes of cuboids and prisms.

'Volumes of Cuboids and Prisms' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:  Maths and Numerical Reasoning

Curriculum subtopic:  Volume and Capacity

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, we will learn how to calculate the volumes of cuboids and prisms.

 

Example 1

Find the volume of this cuboid.

The volume of a cuboid is found by multiplying length x width x height.

Volume = 7 x 5 x 2 = 70cm3 

 

Example 2

This prism is made up of two cuboids with dimensions:

4 x 2 x 8         (volume = 64)

6 x 1 x 8         (volume = 48)

 

The volume of the prism can be found by adding together the volumes of the cuboids.

 

Volume of prism = 64 + 48 = 112 cu. units.

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

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Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

  • Question 1

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
120
  • Question 2

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
304
  • Question 3

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
259
  • Question 4

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
530
  • Question 5

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
108
  • Question 6

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
210
  • Question 7

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
243
  • Question 8

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
378
  • Question 9

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
112
  • Question 10

Find the volume of the following prism by splitting it into two cuboids and adding the volumes together.

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
182
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