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Mathematical Golf Sketches

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Description: This activity for studying reflections finds the direction to hit a golf ball to get it to bounce off several walls and into the cup (includes a construction of the solution). See also the introduction to this activity (from the Math Forum's 1996 Summer Institute, "Constructing Mathematics on the Internet").

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Documents/Sketches/Galleries, Geometer's Sketchpad
Math Topics: Transformational Geometry, Sports

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