Exploration 1 and 2_2 Triangles in 1_p2-5 - Section 3: More Explorations (MP 3 and MP 8)

Exploration 1 and 2_2 Triangles in 1_p2-5
Exploration 1 and 2_2 Triangles in 1_p2-5

2 Triangles in 1

Unit 10: Sweet Similar Shapes
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Big Idea: Students will complete a discovery activity to uncover key properties of similar triangles and apply knowledge of AA criterion.

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