Measurement of Objects Using Similar Triangles in The Plane

Students use similar triangles and a sight tool to find the height and distance between large objects. In this similar triangles lesson plan, students use a constructed sight tool to measure the distance and height of an object using an equality from the data they find. They use similar triangles and proportions to find the unknown measurements.

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