# 5. Volume of Solids

Apply the formula for volume of right rectangular prism or cube to find volume of solids. In **Volume of Solids Worksheet**, students also recognize volume as additive and find volume of arbitrary solids by adding the volumes of components that are cubes or right rectangular prisms.

### Common Core Alignment

**5.MD.5.b**Apply the formulas V = l × w × h and V = b × h for rectangular prisms to find volumes of right rectangular prisms with whole-number edge lengths in the context of solving real world and mathematical problems.

**5.MD.5.c**Recognize volume as additive. Find volumes of solid figures composed of two non-overlapping right rectangular prisms by adding the volumes of the non-overlapping parts, applying this technique to solve real world problems.