
Re: PARCC Definition of Trapezoid
Posted:
May 2, 2013 8:52 AM



I'm having a hard time finding the documents. Can you tell me where you found the PARCC definitions?
On Wed, May 1, 2013 at 12:05 PM, Holly Thomas <hollythomas@mail.ircsd.org>wrote:
> I've been reviewing recently released PARCC documents and was confused > that PARCC is defining a trapezoid as having "at least one pair of parallel > sides". However, the most recent definition I can find issued by NYS is in > the 2005 Standards math glossary, in which a trapezoid is defined as having > exactly one pair of parallel sides. Since this will impact instruction from > Grade 3 on, I'm curious is anyone else is aware of this issue, or any > discussions surrounding it. > > Holly Thomas > Math Coach > Indian River Central School District > Philadelphia, NY > ******************************************************************* > * To unsubscribe from this mailing list, email the message > * "unsubscribe nyshsmath" to majordomo@mathforum.org > * > * Read prior posts and download attachments from the web archives at > * http://mathforum.org/kb/forum.jspa?forumID=671 > ******************************************************************* >

