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Geometry of Exploration: Eyes Over Mars

Students research how engineers and scientists generate linear and angular measurements with geometry to survey the Earth and Mars. They assess how geometric shapes affect navigation. A surveyor comes to the classroom and explains how he surveys locations to describe the techniques he uses to show how geometry and math are used in surveying.

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Resource Details

Grade
4th - 8th
Subjects
Math
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
3 days
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Included Materials
  • Vocabulary

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