Video Transcript: Geometry Applications: Triangles
This is the transcript for the video of same title. Video contents: In this program we explore the properties of triangle. We do this in the context of two real-world applications. In the first, we explore the triangular trusses in the Eiffel Tower and in the process learn about key properties of triangles. In the second application, we look at right-triangle-shaped sails on sail boat and why these are the ideal shape for efficient sailing.
The full video is available here: https://media4math.com/library/geometry-applications-triangles
This video includes a Promethean Flipchart: https://www.media4math.com/library/promethean-flipchart-geometry-applications-triangles
|Common Core Standards||CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.MG.A.1, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.MG.A.2, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.MG.A.3|
|Grade Range||6 - 12|
• Applications of Triangles
|Keywords||triangles, isosceles triangle, equilateral triangle, similarity, congruence, Eiffel Tower, truss, video transcript|