Lesson Plan

Babylonian Square Roots

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Learners are introduced to a method for finding square roots used by the Babylonian people of Mesopotamia. The method involves dividing and averaging, over and over, to find a more accurate solution with each repeat of the process.

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Resource Details
Grade
6th - 10th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 hr