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Topic: Fourth Course
Common Core Mathematics 912
Cluster
Translate between the geometric description and the equation for a conic section
Grade 912
G.GPE.3.
(+) Derive the equations of ellipses and hyperbolas given the foci, using the fact that the sum or difference of distances from the foci is constant.
Cluster
Explain volume formulas and use them to solve problems
Grade 912
G.GMD.2.
(+) Give an informal argument using Cavalieri’s principle for the formulas for the volume of a sphere and other solid figures.