NSW Syllabuses

# Mathematics K–10 Outcomes and content

### Objective

#### Students:

• identify, visualise and quantify measures and the attributes of shapes and objects, and explore measurement concepts and geometric relationships, applying formulas, strategies and geometric reasoning in the solution of problems

## MA5.2-12MG

#### Stage 5.3 outcomes

##### A student:
• describes and compares the capacities of containers and the volumes of objects or substances using everyday language

MAe-11MG
• measures, records, compares and estimates volumes and capacities using uniform informal units

MA1-11MG
• measures, records, compares and estimates volumes and capacities using litres, millilitres and cubic centimetres

MA2-11MG
• selects and uses the appropriate unit to estimate, measure and calculate volumes and capacities, and converts between units of capacity

MA3-11MG
• uses formulas to calculate the volumes of prisms and cylinders, and converts between units of volume

MA4-14MG
• applies formulas to calculate the volumes of composite solids composed of right prisms and cylinders

MA5.2-12MG
• applies formulas to find the volumes of right pyramids, right cones, spheres and related composite solids

MA5.3-14MG