Writing Circle Equations

Unit 10: Circles
Lesson 3 of 10

Objective: SWBAT write the equation for a circle given different key information about the circle. SWBAT explain where the format for a circle equation comes from.

Big Idea: After thinking deeply about the Pythagorean Theorem and the key properties of circles, students are able to generate circle equations themselves.

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