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Applying the Pythagorean Theorem to Coordinate Geometry

# Applying the Pythagorean Theorem to Coordinate Geometry

Unit 4: Pythagorean Theorem

Lesson 8 of 10

Lesson 8 of 10

## Objective: SWBAT apply the Pythagorean Theorem to a high school geometry lesson in order to make vertical connections to coordinate geometry

## Big Idea: Use this simple high school geometry lesson to extend your students' understanding of the future applications of the Pythagorean Theorem.

Subject(s):

Math, Pythagorean Theroem, distance formula, coordinate geometry, 8th grade math, master teacher, properties of polygons

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- LESSON 1: Introduction to Pythagorean Theorem
- LESSON 2: Using the Pythagorean Theorem to Solve by Diagram
- LESSON 3: Solving the Pythagorean Theorem By Diagram Completed
- LESSON 4: Solving the Pythagorean Theorem Algebraically
- LESSON 5: Solving the Pythagorean Theorem Algebraically Completed
- LESSON 6: Introducing Distance on the Coordinate Plane with Geo-Bands
- LESSON 7: Analyzing Distance Algebraically
- LESSON 8: Applying the Pythagorean Theorem to Coordinate Geometry
- LESSON 9: Applying Distance to Perimeter and Area on Coordinate Plane
- LESSON 10: Unit Assessment

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