Exploration - 1
Step 1

Watch it!

Do you remember how to measure surface area? View the animation again to refresh your memory.

Do you know...

When were the platonic solids discovered and what is their mystical significance?

Step 2
Launch Applet Here's an exploration to help you figure out the surface area of all five platonic solids.

Think back and connect
box of candy

What information do you need to calculate the surface are of the packages for the “Cubites Project”?

Note: You can now start working on your final project. Your teacher will provide you the "Cubites Project" worksheet.


Answer the e-Notebook questions for this lesson. Save this document to your desktop. After you have completed it, print it out and submit it to your teacher.


Don't forget to print out your homework.

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