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NYS Standard G.G.35 - Exploring interior angles on the same side of the transversal.

Published on 05/03/2009

Activity Overview

The students will use the .tns documents INTSS and INTSS2 to discover the relationship between the sum of the measures of the interior angles on the same side of the transversal and the parallelism of the two given lines.

Before the Activity

  1. Download the .tns document INTSS and INTSS2 to handhelds using TI-Nspire Computer link software or Connect to Class software.
  2. Students should do the worksheet "Using TI-Nspire to Explore".

During the Activity

This activity is a lesson launcher for understanding the relationship between the sum of the measures of the interior angles on the same side of the transversal and the parallelism of the two given lines.

  1. Distribute the Student Worksheet for G.G. 35 Interior Same Side.
  2. Students use the .tns document INTSS and INTSS2 to answer questions from student worksheet.

After the Activity

Review student results from worksheet.