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Classifying Triangles

Classifying Triangles

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  1.  

    Introduce and define the different types of triangles (equilateral, isosceles, scalene, acute, and obtuse).

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    Provide examples that demonstrate how to classify triangles by their angles and their side lengths.

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    Review how to name a triangle by its three vertices (ΔABC).

 

This packet should help a learner seeking to understand how to classify triangles by their sides and angles.

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Tutorial

Introduction to Triangles

This video defines triangles and gives the basic properties of a triangle.

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Triangle Notation

This video explains how to name a triangle based on its vertices.

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Acute Triangles

This video defines acute triangles.

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Obtuse Triangles

This video defines obtuse triangles.

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Isosceles Triangles

This video describes the properties of isosceles triangles.

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Equilateral Triangles

This video describes the properties of equilateral triangles.

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Scalene Triangles

This video describes the properties of scalene triangles.

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