Finding Area of Similar Figures

Students explore the concept of finding area of similar figures. In this finding area of similar figures lesson, students use pattern blocks to construct similar figures. Students trace their construction and find the area. Students determine if the ratio between similar figures can be used to find the area of similar figures.

7th - 8th Math 16 Views 34 Downloads
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