# Volume

Volume is the amount of space something takes up.

For liquids Volume is usually measured in Litres (l)

or millilitres (ml)

1 litre = 1000 millilitres All objects / materials have mass (weight) and take up space (have Volume)

Real objects are in 3 dimensions and so the units of Volume are known to be cubed as in m3 and cm3

1ml = 1cm3.

1l = 1000 ml = 1000 cm3 If I want to Find the Volume of a box, I need

Length ____ cm,

Width ____ cm

Height ____ cm

Volume _____ cm3

Measure the Volume of a juice or milk carton

Measure the volume of your book

Measure the volume of a computer

Measure the volume of a box How could you measure the volume of a drop of water ?

If you have an odd shaped small object, How could you find the volume of the small Object?

to measure the volume of an odd shaped object you measure the volume of water before you add the object then add the object and the difference between the two volumes is the volume of the small object.

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To find the volume of an Irregular solid, 