Explaining the equation for a circle

This Explaining the equation for a circle activity & project also includes:

By first starting with an explicit example of a radius and center point, this challenging lesson tries to help students gain an understanding of the Pythagorean theorem and the equation of a circle. Once they have accomplished the first task, they move toward developing a generalized equation of a circle. 

1 Collection 93 Views 62 Downloads
CCSS: Designed
Resource Details

Grade
9th - 12th
Subjects
Math
2 more...
Resource Types
Activities & Projects
4 more...
Duration
45 mins
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Usage Permissions
Creative Commons
BY-NC-SA: 4.0
cc
Common Core