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Net of a Cone

Added: 26 Jun 2019 Contributor: PDST Resource type: Experiment / Guide/notes

The following applet can be used to explore the net of a Cone and it's surface area formula.Use slider to change the radius of the base and slider h to change height of the cone. Finally use the Net slider or press the play button to show how the cone unraps into its net.

How it maps to the curriculum


Strand: 3. Geometry & Trigonometry

Strand unit: 2. 2D Shapes and 3D Solids

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  • Language: English
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