Coordinates and Shapes

Where is the point? Given three points on the coordinate plane, the video walks through the steps to find the location of the fourth point to create a given special quadrilateral. The narrator first determines the coordinates of the points on the graph. Using properties of the special quadrilateral, he then determines the location of the missing vertex.

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CCSS: Adaptable
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Instructional Ideas
  • Review properties of special quadrilaterals
  • Extend the figure construction to include a proof that the figure is what it is by using distance and slope criteria
Classroom Considerations
  • Scholars should have a basic understanding of the coordinate plane
  • Provides coordinate graphs to use
  • Includes an answer key
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