# Circle Equation Teacher Resources

Find Circle Equation lesson plans and worksheets

Showing

**1**-**24**of**30**resources
EngageNY

#### EngageNY Geometry Module 5: Circles With and Without Coordinates

A comprehensive 21-lesson math unit challenges high schoolers to wrap their heads around the geometry of circles. Building on a prior understanding of similarity and congruence, length and area, and the properties of geometric figures,...

Lesson Planet

#### Equation, Center and Radius, and Intercepts of a Circle

Working with standard equations is essential to mathematics. The instructor shows pupils how to apply the equation of a circle to determine the center, radius, and intercepts of a circle. Learners then view three examples that...

Lesson Planet

#### Exploring Circle Equations ID: 12554

Tenth graders explore the equations of a circle. For this geometry lesson, 10th graders examine the equations of a circle in standard form. Students investigate the changes in the parameters of the equations as they manipulate the...

Lesson Planet

#### Equations of Circles

Using Cabri Jr. young scholars construct a circle and determine the equation of the circle they drew by finding the center and the radius. Students use the distance formula to derive the equation of their circle.

Lesson Planet

#### Graphing and Properties of Circles

In this circles worksheet, student solve 18 circles problems in graphing and short answer format. Students find the equation of a circle given the center and radius and vice versa. Students graph circles given their equation.

Lesson Planet

#### Equations of a Circle

In this guided activity pupils use rulers, compasses, and graph paper, or Geometer's Sketchpad, to derive the equation of a circle. As they apply the Pythagorean theorem, learners discover how the coordinates of the center and the radius...

Lesson Planet

#### How to Find the Center and Radius of a Circle

Working with conic sections is algebraically intense. Use this video to remind learners of the process of writing a conic in standard form to aid in finding its key features. It explains the steps to writing a circle equation in standard...

Lesson Planet

#### Equations of Circles

In this equations of circles instructional activity, given the radius and the center point, students write the equations of circles. This two-page instructional activity contains ten problems.

Lesson Planet

#### Quiz: Equations of Circles

In this circles instructional activity, students answer 5 questions about a circle. Students find the center and radius of a circle given an equation. Students determine if a point lies on the circle.

Lesson Planet

#### SAT Prep: Test 4 Section 4 Part 3

Math students who have a hard time with the speed of their problem solving will benefit from this video. Sal tackles increasingly complicated geometry and algebra problems in a way that shows them how to find the correct answer - quickly.

EngageNY

#### Equations for Tangent Lines to Circles

Don't go off on a tangent while writing equations of tangent lines! Scholars determine the equations for tangent lines to circles. They attempt both concrete and abstract examples, such as a tangent line to the unit circle through (p, 0).

Lesson Planet

#### Finding the Equation of a Circle

Tired of going around and around for a resource on circles? Scholars determine the general equation of a circle on a coordinate plane, then participate in an activity matching equations to the radii and centers of the circles they...

Lesson Planet

#### Equation of a Circle

How can you make a circle with x's and y's? A video tutorial explains how to write the equation of a circle with a center at the origin. The tutorial also demonstrates how to analyze the equation. Following the lesson, pupils use the...

Lesson Planet

#### Equation of a Circle

Explore the equation of a circle by examining its key features. A thorough video lesson compares the equation of a circle to its graph by isolating the center and radius. After presenting the standard form of the equation, learners...

Lesson Planet

#### Graphing Circles: Lesson

Explore a standard method to graph a circle. Given the standard form of the equation of a circle, the segment of a basic geometry playlist shows how to graph the circle. The resource works examples of graphing a circle, finding the...

Lesson Planet

#### Circles Not Centered at the Origin: Room Rearranging

Where does a circular table fit best? Individuals move a circle representing a table into different quadrants of a room. Pupils determine which equation of the circle will place the table in the appropriate quadrant. A discussion...

Lesson Planet

#### Circles Centered at the Origin: The Map of the Beta Solar System

Calculate galactic orbits in a far-out resource. Pupils drag a point on a circle to graph the orbit of a fictional planet. Using the equation, they find points through which the orbit passes. To finish the simulation, users determine the...

Lesson Planet

#### Shooting Arrows through a Hoop

The slope makes a difference. Given an equation of a circle and point, scholars determine the relationship of the slope of a line through the point and the number of intersections with the circle. After graphing the relationship, pupils...

Lesson Planet

#### Circle Equations

Students explore the coordinate plane. For this secondary mathematics lesson, students follow a set of directions to plot points in the coordinate plane.

Lesson Planet

#### Circles and Parabolas

In this circles and parabolas, students write and graph equations for 14 problems. Students locate the center and radius for 8 circles. Students write equations for 4 parabolas.

Lesson Planet

#### Cell Phone Towers

Young scholars investigate the Apollonius circle. In this Algebra II/Pre-calculus lesson, students explore the locus of a point that is located twice as far form a given Point A as it is from given Point B. Young scholars visualize and...

Lesson Planet

#### Circles

Students graph circles. For this graphing lesson students write equations for circles. Students solve equations for circles and graph the results.

Lesson Planet

#### Writing Equations of Circles

In this writing equations worksheet, students examine given information and write the equation of a circle in standard form. This four-page worksheet contains 30 problems. Answers are provided on the last page.

Lesson Planet

#### College Algebra Exam 1 Review: Solving Equations

In this college algebra review worksheet, students solve 16 multiple choice problems. Students solve equations, graph linear inequalities, find the equation of a line, and the equation of circles.