Nets of 3-dimensional shapes - Surface Area and Volume

Nets of 3-dimensional shapes

It is possible to represent 3-dimensional shapes into 2-dimensional patterns called nets. If you fold the nets back up, they will be reverted to their original 3-dimensional form. It is way easier to find the surface area and perimeter of a 3D object if we know its net!


  • 1.
    Sketch a net for the objects below.
  • 2.
    Sketch the three dimensional figure for the net.
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Nets of 3-dimensional shapes

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