## Section 8.3: Surface Area, Volume, and Capacity

## 8.3 Outline

- Dimensions
- one-dimensional measurement (length)
- two-dimensional measurement (area)
- three-dimensional measurement (volume)

- Surface area
- Volume
- formula for a cube
- rectangular parallelepiped

- Capacity
- standard units of capacity
- relationship between volume and capacity
- U.S.
- metric

## 8.3 Essential Ideas

The **surface area **… See the whole entry