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Students create a quilt block, using several colors and an assortment of geometric shapes. They identify two dimensional geometric shapes and objects in everyday situations. They experiment in color mixing with various media.l
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 9 Downloads
Using Linear Equations to Define Geometric Solids
Making the transition from two-dimensional shapes to three-dimensional solids can be difficult for many geometry students. This comprehensive Common Core lesson plan starts with writing and graphing linear equations to define a bounded...
9th - 11th Math CCSS: Designed
The Four-Color Problem: Concept and Solution
Take a walk through time, 1852 to 1994, following the mathematical history and development of the Four-Color Theorem. Learners take on the role of cartographers to study an imaginary world of countries that need to be mapped. One rule:...
8th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Geometric Series Sum to Figure Out Mortgage Payments
Looking for nice real-life example of a finite geometric series? In this video, a geometric series is used to calculate the monthly payment amount on the fixed rate loan. Starting with a general equation of monthly payments, Sal shows...
18 mins 10th - 12th Math
The Complex Geometry of Islamic Design
Discover the prevalence of geometric design in Islamic culture with this wonderful informational video. It begins with an overview of the complexity of designs dating back to the eighth century during early Islam, and then delves into...
5 mins 7th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable