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41 resources with the concept converse

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Fire Truck Presentation

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
New ReviewWhich truck should the fire department purchase? Given a scenario with three different ladder trucks, pupil compare the height the ladders will reach. They determine which ladder trucks meet the cities' requirements and provide a...
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Showing a Triangle Is Right Angled

For Students 7th - 12th Standards
Determine whether it is right or not. Using the Pythagorean Theorem, the video shows how to determine whether a triangle is a right triangle. Pupils practice the skill in a few of the problems in the associated worksheets on the...
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Chords in Circles: Lesson

For Students 8th - 11th Standards
Strike a chord with four theorems. The segment of a playlist on geometry introduces four basic theorems about chords in a circle. Theorems include the relationships between diameters and chords, congruent chords and arcs, and congruent...
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Alternate Exterior Angles: Lesson

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Use an alternate approach to parallel lines. A resource in a comprehensive playlist on basic geometry develops the concept of alternate exterior angles and parallel lines. The presentation demonstrates how to identify alternate exterior...
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The Pythagorean Theorem

For Students 4th - 8th Standards
Be sure the class gets this one right. Using a right triangle, the video introduces the Pythagorean Theorem. The presentation breaks down the theorem into its components while providing uses of the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse.
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Pythagorean Theorem and Its Converse

For Students 8th - 10th
To be a right triangle, or not to be — that is the question. Scholars drag line segments in an Internet application to see if they form right triangles. Once they get the results of the activity, they connect them to the converse of the...
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End-of-Module Assessment Task: Grade 8 Mathematics (Module 7)

For Students 8th Standards
It's time to discover what your classes have learned! The final lesson in the 25-part module is an assessment that covers the Pythagorean Theorem. Application of the theorem includes distance between points, the volume of...
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Converse of the Pythagorean Theorem

For Students 8th Standards
Discover a new application of the Pythagorean Theorem. Learners prove and apply the converse of the Pythagorean Theorem in the 17th lesson in a 25-part series. The examples ask learners to verify right triangles using the converse of the...
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The Converse of the Pythagorean Theorem

For Teachers 8th Standards
Is it a right triangle or not? Introduce scholars to the converse of the Pythagorean Theorem with a lesson plan that also provides a proof by contradiction of the converse. Pupils use the converse to determine whether triangles with...
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First Consequences of FTS

For Teachers 8th Standards
Challenge the young mathematicians to find the exact coordinates of a dilated point. The fifth segment in a 16-part series introduces the class to the converse of the Fundamental Theorem of Similarity. Scholars use the theorem to find...
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Pythagorean Theorem and Its Converse

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Challenge scholars to prove the Pythagorean Theorem geometrically by using a cut-and-paste activity. They then must solve for the missing sides of right triangles.
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Geometry: Angles, Triangles, and Distance

For Students 7th - 10th Standards
The Pythagorean Theorem is a staple of middle school geometry. Scholars first investigate angle relationships, both in triangles and in parallel lines with a transversal, before proving and applying the Pythagorean Theorem.
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Review Unit 8: Geometry Applicaitons

For Students 8th - 10th Standards
Pupils complete a review worksheet that highlights the key problems from the first eight lessons in the series. Topics include the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse, as well as finding volume of three-dimensional figures.
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Elementary Geometry

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Your class may believe that geometry is a trial, but they don't know how right they are. A thorough math lesson combines the laws of logic with the laws of geometry. As high schoolers review the work of historical mathematicians and the...
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Converse, Inverse, and Contrapositive: Lesson

For Students 9th - 12th
Is it true? Use an inquisitive resource to find the truth of related statements. Using short-hand notation, the video shows how to write the converse, inverse, and contrapositive of a conditional statement. The segment a larger geometry...
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Converse, Inverse, and Contrapositive

For Students 7th - 10th
Logically speaking, here is a great resource. Young mathematicians apply an interactive to consider the converse, inverse and contrapositive statements. Eight challenge questions assess understanding of the material.
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Angles, Line Segments and Shapes

For Students 10th
In this angles, line segments and shapes review activity, 10th graders solve and complete 100 various types of problems related to geometry. First, they name all the planes represented in a given figure and then write a converse...
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Geometry Review

For Students 10th
In this geometry review worksheet, 10th graders solve and complete 27 various types of problems that include writing proofs and applying properties of equality. First, they rewrite the conditional statements given in if-then form. Then,...
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Geometry Practice: Contrapositive

For Students 9th - 12th
In this contrapositive worksheet, students solve 6 multiple choice and short answer problems. Students write the contrapositive of a conditional statement.
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Regents Exam Questions G.G.26: Inverse 2

For Students 9th - 12th
In this inverse worksheet, learners solve 6 short answer problems. Students find the inverse of a given conditional statement.
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Regents Exam Questions GG 26: Contrapositive 2

For Students 10th - 12th
In this contrapositive worksheet, students read logical statements.  Afterwards, they write equivalent statements as well as the inverse and converse of statements.  This three-page worksheet contains 14 statements.  Answers are listed...
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Geometric Mean and the Pythagorean Theorem

For Students 10th
In this geometric mean and Pythagorean Theorem worksheet, 10th graders solve 9 problems related to determining the geometric mean by applying the Pythagorean Theorem in each problem. First, they find the geometric mean between each pair...
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If-Then Statements and Postulates

For Students 10th
For this if-then statements and postulates worksheet, 10th graders solve 6 different problems related to if-then statements and postulates in geometry. First, they identify the hypothesis and conclusion of each conditional statement and...
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Logic and Conditional Statements

For Teachers 9th - 11th
If there is a conditional statement, then there is a hypothesis and conclusion. Pupils learn how to identify the parts of conditional statements. Class members continue to work with conditional statements and rewrite them in their many...