Linking Length, Perimeter, Area, and Volume

Middle schoolers explore the concept of similar figures. In this similar figures activity, students compare perimeter and area ratios of similar rectangles. Middle schoolers find scale factors of area and perimeter on similar rectangles using an applet.

6th - 8th Math 5 Views 21 Downloads
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