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Geometry Applications: Circles, Segment 2: Circles and Arcs.

The Roman Coliseum is a large elliptical structure. Yet, the Romans likely used circular arcs to build it. This segment explores the properties of circles and shows how arcs can be used to create elliptical shapes.

This video includes a video transcript: https://media4math.com/library/video-transcript-geometry-applications-circles-segment-2-circles-and-arcs

This video includes a Promethean Flipchart: https://www.media4math.com/library/promethean-flipchart-geometry-applications-circles-1

Common Core Standards CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.C.A.3, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.C.A.4, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.MG.A.1, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.MG.A.2, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.MG.A.3
Duration 17.23 minutes
Grade Range 8 - 10
Curriculum Nodes Geometry
    • Circles
        • Definition of a Circle
Copyright Year 2010
Keywords geometry, circles, radius, diameter, ellipses, circular arcs, geometric construction, Roman Coliseum