Area Relationships Unit Portfolio Problems - Section 4: Using Shears in a Proof

Area Relationships Unit Portfolio Problems

Shifty Shears

Unit 5: Area Relationships
Lesson 3 of 6

Big Idea: We use Cavalieri's Principle to analyze racing yacht sails, the face of a deck of cards, and shears...which are used in yet another transformation proof.

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Math, Geometry, Proofs, Pythagorean Theorem, Cavalieris Principle, Transformation Proof, history of mathematics
55 minutes

Tom Chandler

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