Measurement of Objects Using Similar Triangles in The Plane (SMILE)
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|John Gabrielson, Chicago H. S. for Agri. Science|
|A high school geometry lesson designed to apply the use of similar triangles to a sight tool in order to measure the distance between or height of large objects such as buildings or trees. From the Geometry and Measurement section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Manipulatives, Lesson Plans and Activities|
|Math Topics:||Measurement, Triangles and Other Polygons|
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