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Distance FormulaLesson Planet
4 mins 7th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
Explaining the distance formula as "an application of the Pythagorean Theorem" might relieve some of your young mathematicians who are scratching their head at all the new concepts. Sal demonstrates how to take the distance between any...
Distance = Rate x TimeLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Every year, the moon moves 3.8 cm farther from Earth. In the 11th part of 22, classes use the distance formula. They determine the distance to the moon based upon given data and then graph Galileo spacecraft data to determine its movement.
Interpreting Distance–Time GraphsLesson Planet
7th - 9th CCSS: Designed
Pre-algebra protégés critique a graph depicting Tom's trip to the bus stop. They work together to match descriptive cards to distance-time graph cards and data table cards, all of which are provided for you so you can make copies for...
Distance Between Two PointsLesson Planet
7 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How does the Pythagorean Theorem become the distance formula? The video instructor begins by explaining the application of the distance formula. She then shows graphically how the distance formula is just an extension of the Pythagorean...
How Was the Distance Formula Derived?Lesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 12th
Are you working on the distance formula? Derive the distance formula and help your learners by showing them the logic behind the distance formula. This practical video should help conceptual understanding and is appropriate for in-class...
How Do You Figure Out the Rate Traveled if You Know Distance and Time?Lesson Planet
4 mins 6th - 12th
If you know two values and are looking for a third, you can set up an equation and solve to find your answer. In this problem you know distance and time, and you are looking for rate of speed. Use the distance formula to set up your...
Planetary Distances on the PlaygroundLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Earth is 149,600,000 km, or 92,957,130.4 miles, from the sun. Young astronauts create an interactive model to learn the distances between planets. Nine groups, each representing a different planet, are spread around at class-calculated...
Finding the Distance Between Two Points: LessonLesson Planet
4 mins 7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Point out an application of Pythagoras. The segment of an essential playlist on geometry provides a quick review of the Pythagorean Theorem. Using a right triangle to show the positions of two points, the presenter calculates the...
Midpoint and Distance FoldableLesson Planet
7th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
Support young mathematicians with learning the concepts of midpoint and distance with this foldable resource. Offering both graphic examples and written equations, this reference clearly demonstrates for students how these key terms...
Lesson Plan - Distance in the Coordinate PlaneLesson Planet
8th - 10th
Learners explore the distance formula. They use Cabri, Jr. to explore distances in a coordinate plane. The lessons requires pupils to calculate distance with both the distance formula and the Pythagorean Theorem in order to discover the...
Dependence of Light Intensity on DistanceLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Hopefully you have a sensor interface for your physics class to use with graphing calculators when collecting data with a light sensor. If so, read on. Use this resource for learners to predict and then test whether or not the intensity...
Exploring the Distance Formula with the TI- NavigatorLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students explore the distance formula. In this geometry lesson, students investigate the relationship between movement on the coordinate lane and cardinal directions. Students explore the distance formula in terms of the Pythagorean...
The Distance Between Two Rational NumbersEngageNY
7th CCSS: Designed
There has to be a better way than counting. Pupils find the distance on a number line between rational numbers by counting. Through a discussion, the class sees the connection between absolute value and the distance between two points....
The Distance from a Point to a LineEngageNY
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
What is the fastest way to get from point A to line l? A straight perpendicular line! Learners use what they have learned in the previous lessons in this series and develop a formula for finding the shortest distance from a point to a...
Distance and Complex Numbers 2EngageNY
11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Classmates apply midpoint concepts by leapfrogging around the complex plane. The 12th activity in a 32 segment unit, asks pupils to apply distances and midpoints in relationship to two complex numbers. The class develops a formula to...
Distance Between Parallel Lines: LessonLesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Rely on slope when counting won't do. Using horizontal and vertical parallel lines, the presentation shows scholars how to find the distance by counting. The video uses the relationship of the slopes of perpendicular lines to find two...
Problem Solving Using Distance, Rate, Time (Running)Lesson Planet
7 mins 6th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Go the extra mile to learn about distance. Scholars learn to apply the distance, rate, and time formula by watching a short YouTube video. The narrator of the video works through several examples using running contexts.
Distance = Rate x Time Application ProblemLesson Planet
6 mins 7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Superman to the rescue! But, how long will he take to get there? Given the distance that Superman is from Lois at different times, individuals determine the rate (speed) at which Superman is flying. Yet another engaging application of...