Area and Diameter
Library Home || Full Table of Contents || Suggest a Link || Library Help
|NASA Lewis Learning Technologies Project|
|Mrs. Bosley wants a big round piece of plastic to throw over her little boy's round sandbox to keep the sand clean. The sandbox has a diameter of 3 meters. Approximately how big will the round piece of plastic need to be? A detailed answer is provided. From NASA's 9th Grade Math Proficiency Test.|
|Levels:||Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Problems/Puzzles, Web Interactive/Java|
|Math Topics:||Conic Sections and Circles|
The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.