Use similar triangles and proportions to find measurements indirectly.
This concept teaches students to use similar triangles and proportions to find measurements indirectly.
Learn to recognize similarity and use similar figures with indirect measurement.
A video by Khan Academy going over indirect measurement. Start at 6:20 if you want to skip the example scale diagram problem.
Walks through the steps of finding actual distance using scales.
This video provides the student with a walkthrough on indirect measurement.
This video provides the student with a walkthrough of one or more examples from the concept "Indirect Measurement".
This video gives more detail about the mathematical principles presented in Indirect Measurement.
This video shows how to work step-by-step through one or more of the examples in Indirect Measurement.
Explains how to use the properties of similar triangles to determine the height of a tree.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Indirect Measurement.
Find out how Thales of Miletus figured out the height of the Great Pyramid in Egypt 2,600 years ago.
This study guide looks at similar polygons, scale factor (ratio), and triangle similarity.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Indirect Measurement.
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