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Video Transcript: Geometry Applications: Coordinate Geometry

This is the transcript for the video of same title. Video contents: In this program we look at applications of coordinate geometry. We do this in the context of three real-world applications. In the first, we look at longitude and latitude as a spherical coordinate system for navigation. In the second application we look at decimal values for longitude and latitude in a two-dimensional system for locating buried treasure at sea. In the third application we look at polar coordinates in the context of Frank Lloyd Wright's design for the Guggenheim Museum.

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This video includes a Teacher's Guide: https://www.media4math.com/library/geometry-applications-teachers-guide-coordinate-geometry

Grade Range 6 - 12
Curriculum Nodes Geometry
    • Coordinate Geometry
        • Applications of Coordinate Geometry
Copyright Year 2010
Keywords coordinate system, Cartesian coordinate plane, polar coordinate, architecture, video transcript