Find unknown measurements indirectly using the ratios and proportions of similar figures.
Recognize similarity and use similar figures to solve problems by using 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.
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".
Explains how to use the properties of similar triangles to determine the height of a tree.
Find out how Thales of Miletus figured out the height of the Great Pyramid in Egypt 2,600 years ago.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Indirect Measurement.