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Activity: Pythagoras Plugged In: Proofs and Problems for the Geometer's Sketchpad
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Description: This book guides students through a variety of proofs and applications of the Pythagorean theorem. By constructing and dynamically manipulating figures, students visualize the theorem and gain insights that no static illustration can offer. In addition to the more than 25 activities, Pythagoras Plugged In includes historical background on Pythagoras and the theorem, teacherís notes, and an appendix on creating animated presentation sketches. Includes a CD-ROM containing sample sketches and animated presentation sketches.
Technology Type: Sketchpad 
Author: Key Curriculum Press/Dan Bennett
Language: English 
Cost: Requires payment for use

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