Curated and Reviewed by
Lesson Planet: Curated OER
Calculating the Shortest Distance Between Two Points
Ninth graders calculate the distance between two points.
3 Views 6 Downloads
- This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website. It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information
- Collection Types
- Activities & Projects
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Unit Plans
- Instructional Videos
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Online Courses
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- Stock Footages
- News Clips
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
The Intersection of Two LinesLesson Planet: Curated OER
Here is an introduction to solving simultaneous linear equations. Start by drawing a line through two points. Create a second line which goes through the intersecting point. Background knowledge of how to find the equation of a line and...
7th - 9th Math CCSS: Designed
Two Way TablesLesson Planet: Curated OER
When presented with categorical data, a two-way frequency table is a great way to summarize the information. Pupils organize categorical data using a two-way table, then use the tables to determine missing data and to calculate simple...
4 mins 8th - 10th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Point-Slope and Standard FormLesson Planet: Curated OER
Given two points on a line, this video shows how to write the linear equation in point-slope form, slope-intercept form, and standard form. First, Sal reviews each of these forms, then calculates the slope, writes the equation in...
8 mins 7th - 9th Math
Finding the Distance Between Two Points: LessonLesson Planet: Curated OER
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...
4 mins 7th - 10th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Two-Step EquationsLesson Planet: Curated OER
Sal adds a few more steps to these problems as he solves algebraic equations with two steps - though he states that "there's more than one way to do it." Those who become confused by increasingly complicated algebra problems on a test...
14 mins 7th - 11th Math
How Do You Write an Equation of a Line in Point-Slope Form If You Have Two Points?Lesson Planet: Curated OER
Given two points on a line, write an equation in point-slope form. But what's the slope? Oh, you have to figure out the slope first. That can be done given two points. Just use the rise over run slope formula. This isn't so hard after...
3 mins 8th - 10th Math
How Do You Write an Equation of a Line in Point-Slope Form and Standard Form If You Have Two Points?Lesson Planet: Curated OER
There are a lot of steps in this problem. But just like walking up a flight of stairs, you should take one step at a time, so too in the solving of this problem. The instructor explains each step and what to do to move to the next one.
4 mins 6th - 12th Math
Find the Distance Between Two Points in Different QuadrantsLesson Planet: Curated OER
Finding distance between two points is finding their absolute value. Show your learners the relationship between these measures when one of the values is the same for both coordinates. Have them practice calculating the distance and...
5 mins 6th - 9th Math CCSS: Designed