Math in the News: Issue 13--Living Near Volcanoes
6/13/11. In this issue we explore the volcanic eruption in Chile that resulted in a huge plume of smoke and ash that was miles high. We explore the viscosity of lava that makes such eruptions possible. Note: The download is a PPT file.
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|Common Core Standards||CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.6.G.A.2, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.7.G.B.6, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.8.G.C.9|
|Grade Range||6 - 12|
• Surface Area and Volume
|Keywords||math in the news, volcanoes, lava, viscosity, surface area, volume, issue 13|