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The Backpage: My Favorite Lesson
The Back Page: My Favorite Lesson: A Sweet Way to Investigate Volume

Nicole A. Bannister 

December 2011, Volume 105, Issue 5, Page 400

Abstract:
A series of “food labs” designed to help calculus students make sense of abstract volume concepts. The methods include slicing (e.g., disk, washer, cross-section) and shell methods, and the author discusses how to use them in the classroom.

Keywords:
Derivatives
Integrals
Article
Grades 9-12
Connections / Applications
Teacher
Lesson Plans
Representation
Volume