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Exploring NY State Geometry Standard G.G.34 - Exploring Largest Angle and Largest Side in a Triangle

Published on 10/22/2008

Activity Overview

Students will be sent, via TI-Navigator™ or linked calculators, an APPVAR entitled "SIDESAN." They will then explore the relationship between the degree measure of an angle and the length of the side opposite that angle using Cabri™ Jr. to drag various parts of a triangle. The corresponding worksheet can be tailored to fit a variety of class formats.

Before the Activity

The student should know how to select, grab, and drag an object using the Cabri Jr. App.