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Taxicab Geometry-ID: 8643

Tenth graders explore non-Euclidean geometry.  In this geometry lesson, 10th graders investigate “taxicab geometry.”  Students investigate the taxicab distance formula and make comparisons between a circle in Euclidean geometry and a circle in taxicab geometry. 

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Resource Details

Grade
10th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
45 mins
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Technology
Calculator
Year
2007
Included Materials
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