Geometric Proof Teacher Resources

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Vertical Angles Proof Samples

For Teachers 7th - 10th Standards
This visual, manipulative-based format for teaching geometric proofs nicely scafolds learners' development of mathematical reasoning and proof skills. This sample represents a proof of the congruence of vertical angles in four formats;...
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Reasons for Geometric Statement/Reason Proofs

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
Stuck trying to remember the formal language of a geometric proof? Never fear, this handout has them all ready to go. The reasons are sectioned by topic so this handy guide is ready when you are to tackle those two column proofs. 
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Postulates and Proofs: Let's take it to the courtroom!

For Students 9th - 10th Standards
Order in the court! Turn your geometry classroom into a courtroom and have your pupils defend their proofs. A fun and educational lesson allows both individual and group work with geometric proofs and group presentations in a court of...
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A Geometric Proof

For Students 8th - 11th
In this geometry worksheet, students take the derivative of functions. They prove theorems using geometric proofs. There are 13 questions.
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Geometry Project

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Proofs are usually an intimidating assignment. An engaging lesson focused on geometric proofs may reduce the anxiety! Pupils choose between several triangle proofs to complete and work on completing them. The assignment also gives a...
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Diagonally Half of Me!

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Cut straight to the proof. Given cutouts of different quadrilaterals, pupils draw diagonals. Learners cut up the figures along the diagonals to see whether they bisect each other. Scholars develop a geometric proof for the property they...
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Prove Rhombus Diagonals Bisect Angles

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
What do congruent triangles have to do with diagonals of a rhombus? Given a rhombus, pupils develop a proof showing that a diagonal bisects opposite angles. The learners use what they know about congruent triangles to create the...
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Isosceles Triangle Proof

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Isosceles means two sides are congruent. Given an isosceles triangles, pupils develop a geometric proof showing that the two base angles are congruent. 
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Parallel Lines Proofs Practice

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
Here is a worksheet that lines up perfectly with the skills needed to finish a geometric proof. Eleven problems are given to see if learners can prove that lines are parallel or angles are congruent. 
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Similar Triangles

For Teachers 9th - 11th Standards
Proving triangles are similar is often an exercise in applying one of the many theorems young geometers memorize, like the AA similarity criteria. But proving that the criteria themselves are valid from basic principles is a great...
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Analytic Geometry Study Guide

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Are you looking for a comprehensive review that addresses the Common Core standards for geometry? This is it! Instruction and practice problems built specifically for standards are included. The material includes geometry topics from...
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Proving Supplementary and Complementary

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers examine their prior knowledge of algebra to explore geometric proof. In this proving supplementary and complementary lesson, students prove a solution to an equation using algebraic properties. High schoolers then write...
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Proof with Parallelogram Vertices

For Teachers 8th - 10th Standards
Geometric figures are perfect to use for proofs. Scholars prove conjectures about whether given points lie on a triangle and about midpoints. They use a provided dialogue among fictional students to frame their responses.
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Rhombus Diagonals

For Students 9th - 10th
Delving into a proof that the diagonals of a rhombus are perpendicular to each other, this lecture evaluates the angles and sides of this figure. It would serve as a great test preparation activity.
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Triangle Medians and Centroids (2D Proof)

For Students 9th - 10th
After addressing the terminology used with medians and centroids of triangles in the first part of this series, the instructor shows how to solve this type of problem. He illustrates the concepts by using a high-level problem....
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Triangle Medians and Centroids

For Students 9th - 10th
The terminology used in geometry, including such words as centroid and median are discussed in this video. Through this lecture, young mathematicians can see a visual representation both median and centroid. Also, a proof showing how to...
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Triangle Medians and Centroids

For Students 9th - 10th
The terminology used in geometry, including such words as centroid and median are discussed in this video. Through this lecture, young mathematicians can see a visual representation both median and centroid. Also, a proof showing how to...
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Area of Diagonal Generated Triangles of Rectangle are Equal

For Students 9th - 10th
Finding the area of each of the triangles that are created by drawing two diagonal lines through a rectangle is explored in this lecture. It provides a detailed explanation of how to use a formula to solve the given problem. Tip: Use...
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Area of Inscribed Equilateral Triangle (some basic trig used)

For Students 9th - 12th
Delving into basic trigonometry, this resource shows how to find the area of an inscribed equilateral triangle. Using a high-level problem, HeronÕs theorem is used to find the area of a figure. Prior to SAT testing, use this as a review.
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2003 AIME ll Problem 7

For Students 9th - 10th
Honing in on the technique necessary to find the area of a rhombus, Sal describes how to accomplish this goal using the circumradii of triangles. He shows how to use the radii of circles circumscribed around triangles to find the area....
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Area of Diagonal Generated Triangles of Rectangle are Equal

For Students 9th - 10th
Finding the area of each of the triangles that are created by drawing two diagonal lines through a rectangle is explored in this lecture. It provides a detailed explanation of how to use a formula to solve the given problem. Tip: Use...
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Area of Inscribed Equilateral Triangle (some basic trig used)

For Students 9th - 12th
Delving into basic trigonometry, this resource shows how to find the area of an inscribed equilateral triangle. Using a high-level problem, HeronÕs theorem is used to find the area of a figure. Prior to SAT testing, use this as a review.
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Pennant Pride

For Teachers 9th - 11th Standards
Your young designers use geometric concepts and isosceles triangle properties to create a blue print for a pennant with specific criteria. Second, they write a geometric proof outlining the correlation between base angle measures and the...
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Congruent Triangle Proofs Quiz

For Students 9th - 12th
A congruent triangles quiz challenges teenage mathematicians to complete a pair of geometric proofs. Each problem includes a picture of the triangles in question, a given set of information, and the five steps needed to finish the proof....