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Cylinders. Ratio. Golden ratio. Quadratic equations. Tetrahedra. chemistry. Rhombi. Surface and surface area. Music. Pentagons.

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Broad Topics > 3D Geometry, Shape and Space > Cylinders

### Tin Tight

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

What's the most efficient proportion for a 1 litre tin of paint?

### Tubular Stand

##### Stage: 4 Challenge Level:

If the radius of the tubing used to make this stand is r cm, what is the volume of tubing used?

### Cola Can

##### Stage: 3 Challenge Level:

An aluminium can contains 330 ml of cola. If the can's diameter is 6 cm what is the can's height?

### Make Your Own Pencil Case

##### Stage: 3 Challenge Level:

What shape would fit your pens and pencils best? How can you make it?

### Gym Bag

##### Stage: 3 and 4 Challenge Level:

Can Jo make a gym bag for her trainers from the piece of fabric she has?

### Efficient Cutting

##### Stage: 3 Challenge Level:

Use a single sheet of A4 paper and make a cylinder having the greatest possible volume. The cylinder must be closed off by a circle at each end.

### Cylinder Cutting

##### Stage: 2 and 3 Challenge Level:

An activity for high-attaining learners which involves making a new cylinder from a cardboard tube.

### Paint Rollers for Frieze Patterns.

##### Stage: 3 and 4

Proofs that there are only seven frieze patterns involve complicated group theory. The symmetries of a cylinder provide an easier approach.