Type:

Graphic Organizer/Worksheet

Description:

A fun geometry problem that takes a little creativity to visualize. Students investigate the length of a crease that is formed when you fold a piece of paper corner to corner.

Subjects:

  • Mathematics > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

geometry measurement coordinate conjecture pythagorean theorum trapezoid triangle triangles

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0

Collections:

Geometry
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Curriki Rating
On a scale of 0 to 3
3
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of 2009-07-27.

Component Ratings:

Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 3

Reviewer Comments:

It takes a bit of imagination to visualize the crease in this problem; then the analysis is surprisingly interesting. A fine problem and solution.

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