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Introduction to Similar Right Triangles

Unit 9: Similar and Right Triangles
Lesson 1 of 8

Objective: Students will be able to recognize that similar triangles are formed by the altitude to the hypotenuse of a right triangle, and solve for missing segment lengths.

Big Idea: Students investigate the three similar right triangles created by the altitude to the hypotenuse of a right triangle.

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