Surface Area Worksheets

This page has worksheets for calculating the area of rectangular prisms and other solid shapes.

These worksheets align with Common Core Standards 6.G.4 and 7.G.4.

Level: Basic
(Rectangular Prisms &
Cubes Only)
This worksheet has an explanatory box to show students how to solve surface area problems. Then there are asked to find the SA for three different rectangular prisms.
6th and 7th Grades
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Learn about surface area by folding paper to make a 3D model of a rectangular prism. Count the squares on the sides to find the SA.
6th and 7th Grades
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Practice calculating S.A. using the mathematical formula SA = 2(h x w) + 2(w x l) + 2(l x h).
6th and 7th Grades
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Calculate the surface area of the three rectangular prisms shown. Show your work in the blank space to the right of each problem.
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This worksheet has three solid shapes, with the dimensions labeled. Students determine the SA of each. Includes plenty of space to show work.
6th and 7th Grades
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Level: Intermediate
Find the surface area of two rectangular prisms and an irregular solid shape.
6th through 8th Grades
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Calculate the surface area of three solid shapes. This worksheet includes space for students to show their work.
6th and 7th Grades
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This printable activity has four graphical shapes. Pupils calculate the surface area for each. Then they solve two word problems.
6th and 7th Grades
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Level: Advanced
(Cylinders, Triangular
Prisms, Spheres)
To calculate the S.A. of a cylinder, students must know the height and radius. Using the given values, find the S.A. for three different cylindrical shapes.
7th and 8th Grades
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Using the given formula, figure out the SA of three triangular prisms.
7th and 8th Grades
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Use the given formula to determine the surface area of the spheres. Includes a sample, plus three spheres to solve.
7th and 8th Grades
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See also:
Area Worksheets

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Circles: Area, Circumference, Radius, Diameter

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Sample Worksheet Images

Surface Area Worksheet


Surface Area Printable


Surface Area of a Cylinder