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Worksheet - Distances in the Coordinate Plane
Middle and high schoolers explore the distance formula. In this geometry instructional activity, learners determine the length of a segment with the distance formula and the Pythagorean Theorem. They explore the relationship between the two methods of determining segment length.
8th - 10th Math 3 Views 45 Downloads
Seventh graders use the distance formula to calculate the speed at which they walk and run and compare the two speeds. Students work in pairs to solve a problem for a box company (rectangular prism, volume and surface area). Students work in groups to solve area of triangle problems relating to a drum corp flag team.
7th Math 4 Views 34 Downloads
Quadrilateral Explorations-Grade Nine
Ninth graders investigate quadrilaterals. In this geometry lesson, 9th graders examine and classify quadrilaterals using the slope, midpoint and distance formulas. Additionally, students create various quadrilaterals given three point and the conditions that determine the location of the fourth vertex.
9th Math 5 Views 41 Downloads
Taxicab Geometry-ID: 8643
Tenth graders explore non-Euclidean geometry. In this geometry lesson, 10th graders investigate “taxicab geometry.” Students investigate the taxicab distance formula and make comparisons between a circle in Euclidean geometry and a circle in taxicab geometry.
10th Math 25 Views 46 Downloads
Middle schoolers are presented with the problem of constructing a parachute that has the maximum hang time. They construct their own parachute using available materials. Pupils drop their parachutes from a height of two meters and record the "hang times.
6th - 8th Math 3 Views 13 Downloads
Applications of Properties of Quadrilaterals in the Coordinate Plane
Students explore the concept of quadrilaterals. In this quadrilaterals instructional activity, students use the slope formula, midpoint formula, and distance formula to justify that a given quadrilateral is a parallelogram.
9th - 12th Math 4 Views 27 Downloads
Pythagorean Theorem and Distance Formula
In this Pythagorean Theorem learning exercise, pupils use the Pythagorean Theorem to determine the distance between two points on a coordinate plane. This two-page learning exercise contains seven multi-step problems. Answers are provided beside each problem.
7th - 10th Math 19 Views 236 Downloads
The Distance Formula
For this distance formula worksheet, 10th graders solve and complete 13 various types of problems. First, they find the distance between the points and give their answer in simplest radical form. Then, students find the perimeter of a triangle to the nearest tenth.
10th Math 3 Views 17 Downloads
Using the Distance Formula
In this distance formula worksheet, students solve and complete 30 various types of problems. First, they find the exact distance between each pair of points and make a sketch of the situation. Then, students find the center, horizontal scale factor, and vertical scale factor for each ellipse.
10th - 11th Math 11 Views 72 Downloads