Exploring Nets - Prism and Pyramid Nets Lesson Worksheet #5

Draw:

  1. the net of a cube. Check your answer by cutting out and folding the net.
  2. the net of a cube with two red faces opposite each other, two blue faces opposite each other and two yellow faces opposite each other. Check your answer by cutting out and folding the net.
  3. two DIFFERENT nets that make the SAME rectangular prism. Check by cutting out and folding the nets and comparing the two shapes.
  4. two DIFFERENT nets that make the SAME triangular pyramid. Cut out and fold the nets and compare the two shapes.
  5. as many different nets of a cube as you can. Check your nets by cutting out and folding them to form cubes.
  6. For each sentence make a drawing and fill in the missing words.

  7. The net of a triangular prism has ____ triangles and 3 _______________ .
  8. The net of a square prism has ____ squares and 4 _______________ .
  9. The net of a pentagonal has ___ pentagons and ____ ____________ .
  10. The net of a _____________ prism has 2 hexagons and 6 _____________ .
  11. The net of an octagonal prism has 2 octagons and ____ ____________ .
  12. The net of a square pyramid has a square and 4 _______________ .
  13. The net of a pentagonal pyramid has a ___________ and 5 ____________ .
  14. The net of a hexagonal pyramid has ______________________________ .
  15. The net of a rectangular pyramid has _____________________________ .
  16. Triangle is to pyramid as rectangle is to_______________ .