 IN MATH: 1. n. measure of capacity; number of cubic units. EX. Compute the volumes of this cone and that prism. 2. n. measure of noise level. EX. Turn down the volume on that radio!

 See: Make A Customary (Inch) Ruler Customary Ruler Graphic Practice Drawing W/Quarter-Inches Measure Up I - Customary Units Resource Page Vocabulary - customary, English, scientific units

 See: MEASURE UP (PART II) - The Metric System Resource Page It includes: Introduction to the Introduction Introduction to the Metric System Introduction to the Metric System --II Meter Tape Metric Prefixes & Conversion Liter Box Braided Centimeter Cube Liter Bottle Body Lab - I Body Lab - II Height & Drawing Proportional Stick Figures VOCABULARY

IN ENGLISH: 1. n. a great deal of something. 2.n. a book. EX. MATH SPOKEN HERE! is a small volume.

APPLICATION: See list 160.

1. Select the units which may measure volume or capacity:

 foot inch cubic centimeter liter cup gallon mile ton gram
Compute the volume of:
2. a rectangular prism, a box, with dimensions of 2 units, 4 units, and 7 units.

3. a cone with a height of 4 cm and a base in area.

4. a square pyramid with base edge 4.5 units and a height of 9 units.  This is a page from the dictionary MATH SPOKEN HERE!, published in 1995 by MATHEMATICAL CONCEPTS, inc., ISBN: 0-9623593-5-1.   You are hereby granted permission to make ONE printed copy of this page and its picture(s) for your PERSONAL and not-for-profit use.