### All Common Core: 5th Grade Math Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #49 : Measurement & Data

A box is 3 feet long, 4 feet wide, and 6 feet high. The volume of the box is ___________.

**Possible Answers:**

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### Example Question #28 : How To Find The Volume Of A Prism

Can we determine the volume of this shape?

**Possible Answers:**

Yes because we are given all of the side lengths

Yes because this is a closed shape

No because this shape only has three sides

No because this shape is flat

**Correct answer:**

No because this shape is flat

Volume is only a characteristic of three-dimensional shapes. We can think of volume as space within an object or shape. Because this is a flat shape, it does not have a volume.

### Example Question #51 : Measurement & Data

Can we determine the volume of this shape?

**Possible Answers:**

Yes because we know the area

Yes because we are given the volume formula

No because this shape has too many sides

No because this shape is flat

**Correct answer:**

No because this shape is flat

Volume is only a characteristic of three-dimensional shapes. We can think of volume as space within an object or shape. Because this is a flat shape, it does not have a volume.

### Example Question #52 : Measurement & Data

Can we determine the volume of this shape?

**Possible Answers:**

Yes because this is a closed shape

No because this shape is flat

Yes because the volume of a rectangle is always in cubic units

No because the sides are not the same

**Correct answer:**

No because this shape is flat

Volume is only a characteristic of three-dimensional shapes. We can think of volume as space within an object or shape. Because this is a flat shape, it does not have a volume.

### Example Question #53 : Measurement & Data

Can we determine the volume of this shape?

**Possible Answers:**

Yes because this is a three-dimensional shape

No because we were not given the area

Yes because we are given the width

No because this shape is flat

**Correct answer:**

Yes because this is a three-dimensional shape

Volume is a characteristic of three-dimensional shapes. This is a cylinder, which is a three-dimensional shape. We can think of volume as space within an object or shape, so the volume would be the amount of space inside this cylinder.

### Example Question #54 : Measurement & Data

Can we determine the volume of this shape?

**Possible Answers:**

Yes because this is a three-dimensional shape

No because we were not given the area

Yes because we are given the length

No because this shape is flat

**Correct answer:**

Yes because this is a three-dimensional shape

Volume is a characteristic of three-dimensional shapes. This is a rectangular prism, which is a three-dimensional shape. We can think of volume as space within an object or shape, so the volume would be the amount of space inside this rectangular prism.

### Example Question #55 : Measurement & Data

Can we determine the volume of this shape?

**Possible Answers:**

Yes because this is a three-dimensional shape

No because we were not given the area

Yes because we are given the length

No because this shape is flat

**Correct answer:**

Yes because this is a three-dimensional shape

Volume is a characteristic of three-dimensional shapes. This is a rectangular prism, which is a three-dimensional shape. We can think of volume as space within an object or shape, so the volume would be the amount of space inside this rectangular prism.

### Example Question #56 : Measurement & Data

Can we determine the volume of this shape?

**Possible Answers:**

No because we were not given the area

No because this shape is flat

Yes because this is a three-dimensional shape

Yes because we are given the width

**Correct answer:**

Yes because this is a three-dimensional shape

Volume is a characteristic of three-dimensional shapes. This is a cube, which is a three-dimensional shape. We can think of volume as space within an object or shape, so the volume would be the amount of space inside this cube.

### Example Question #57 : Measurement & Data

Can we determine the volume of this shape?

**Possible Answers:**

No because this shape is flat

No because this shape is round

Yes because we are given the radius

Yes because we are given the diameter

**Correct answer:**

No because this shape is flat

### Example Question #58 : Measurement & Data

Can we determine the volume of this shape?

**Possible Answers:**

No because this shape is flat

Yes because we are given the width

Yes because this is a three-dimensional shape

No because we were not given the area

**Correct answer:**

Yes because this is a three-dimensional shape

Volume is a characteristic of three-dimensional shapes. This is a cylinder, which is a three-dimensional shape. We can think of volume as space within an object or shape, so the volume would be the amount of space inside this cylinder.

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