ERIC Number: EJ421901
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Sharing Teaching Ideas. Giving Meaning to Volume in Calculus.
Rahn, James R.
Mathematics Teacher, v84 n2 p110-12 Feb 1991
Described is an activity that uses the techniques of integral calculus to determine the volume of a bundt cake. The cake is used as an example of a solid of revolution. Included are the procedures and assumptions used by students to solve this problem. (KR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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