You are not logged in.
login | register
Tool: Rhombus, definition and properties - Math Open Reference
Tool Thumbnail

Go to: (opens a new window)

A web page and interactive applet showing the definition and properties of a rhombus. The applet shows a rhombus where the user can drag any vertex. The other points then move in such a way that the figure remains a rhombus at all times. A control to hide the details allows a classroom discussion where students can try to infer what the properties are as it is reshaped by the discussion leader.

Applet can be enlarged to full screen size for use with a classroom projector.After use in the classroom, student can access it again from any web browser at home or in the library with no login required.

This resource is a component of the Math Open Reference Interactive Geometry textbook project at

Technology Type: Java Applet 
Author: John Page
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

Average Rating:  [1] Login to rate this resource
My MathTools: Login to Subscribe / Save This
Reviews: be the first to review this resource
Discussions: start a discussion of this resource

Tool: Area of a Rhombus - Math Open Reference
Courses: Geometry Rhombus