What Am I

  • What Am I

    PoW ID: 10221

    Geometry / Measurement, PreK to 2nd, Geometry

    Problem Print

    I'm one of the geometric solids shown above. Can you use the following clues to figure out which one I am? Be sure to do the questions in order and write down all the possible answers for each clue as you go!

    1. I have three or more faces. Which solids could I be?

    2. I also have a pair of parallel bases. Now which solids could I be? 

    3. Finally, I have a curved surface. Which solid must I be?

    Answer Check

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    1. It could be a pyramid, cylinder, or prism.
    2. It could be a cylinder or prism.
    3. It must be a cylinder.

    Be sure to explain how you came up with your answers.