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Proving Pi (SMILE)

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Author:Gwendolyn D. Williams, Paul Robeson High School
Description: A lesson designed to show the ratio of pi by revolving a circle one complete time, and to teach students why the ratio is true. 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: Elementary
Languages: English
Resource Types: Manipulatives, Lesson Plans and Activities
Math Topics: Pi, Conic Sections and Circles

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